A single arm phase II study of a Far-Eastern traditional herbal formulation (sho-sai-ko-to or xiao-chai-hu-tang) in chronic hepatitis C patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Alanine Transaminase
  • Aspartate Aminotransferases
  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal
  • Hepatitis C, Chronic
  • Liver
  • Phytotherapy
  • Viral Load

abstract

  • Sho-sai-ko-to (SST or Xiao Chai Hu Tang) may improve liver pathology in selected hepatitis C patients who are not candidates for interferon based treatment. Larger, controlled studies of this botanical formulation may be warranted.

publication date

  • June 14, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jep.2011.04.008

PubMed ID

  • 21527335

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 83

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 136

number

  • 1