[Clinical study on effects of kangwei granule on precancerous lesion in patients with chronic atrophic gastritis]

Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi. 2005 Sep;25(9):836-9.
[Article in Chinese]


(GPL) in patients suffered from chronic atrophic gastritis (CAG) differentiated as Pi-deficiency with damp-heat retention and blood stasis in TCM Syndrome differentiation.

Methods: Sixty-eight patients fitting to the admission criteria were randomly divided into two groups, 36 patients were treated with KWG in the treated group and 32 were treated with Weifuchun in the control group, all were treated for 2 treatment courses (12 weeks as one course).

Results: The curative effects on gastroscopy and pathologic changes in the treated group were significantly superior to those in the control group (P < 0.05). The comparison of clinical efficacy, symptom improvement, anti-Helicobactor pylori effect between the two groups was insignificantly different (P > 0.05).

Conclusion: KWG is an effective drug for GPL.

Publication types

  • English Abstract
  • Randomized Controlled Trial

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal / therapeutic use*
  • Female
  • Gastric Mucosa / pathology
  • Gastritis, Atrophic / drug therapy*
  • Gastritis, Atrophic / pathology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Medicine, Chinese Traditional*
  • Middle Aged
  • Phytotherapy*
  • Precancerous Conditions / drug therapy*
  • Precancerous Conditions / pathology


  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal