Abstract Title:

[Experimental study on antagonizing action of herba Epimedii on side effects induced by glucocorticoids].

Abstract Source:

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 1996 Dec;21(12):748-51, 763. PMID: 9812684

Abstract Author(s):

T Wu, L Cui, Z Zhang, Z Chen, Q Li, J Liao, L Huang


The experimental result has shown that the water extract of Herba Epimedii (Epimedium sagittalum) works very well in preventing and curing the side effects induced by long-term use of glucocorticoids in rats, especially in antagonizing adrenocortical atrophy and osteoporosis.

Study Type : Animal Study

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