Treatment of interstitial peumopathy by fei tong oral liquid in the malignant tumor patients after radio- and/or chemotherapy

J Tradit Chin Med. 2003 Mar;23(1):17-20.

Abstract

Fei Tong Kou Fu Ye ([symbol: see text]) Fei Tong Oral Liquid) was used to treat 30 cases of interstitial pneumopathy after radio- and/or chemotherapy. In comparison with the control group (15 cases) treated with hormones, the therapeutic effects in improving dyspnea, cough, respiratory rate, cyanosis, findings in X-films and CT examination, partial pressure of oxygen in artery, FVC and VC were found significantly better (P < 0.05). The total effective rate obtained was 83.33%.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / adverse effects
  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / therapeutic use
  • Bleomycin / administration & dosage
  • Carboplatin / administration & dosage
  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal / therapeutic use*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Lung Diseases, Interstitial / chemically induced
  • Lung Diseases, Interstitial / drug therapy*
  • Lung Neoplasms / therapy*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mitomycin / administration & dosage
  • Phytotherapy*
  • Radiation Pneumonitis / drug therapy*
  • Stomach Neoplasms / therapy

Substances

  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal
  • Bleomycin
  • Mitomycin
  • Carboplatin