120 capsules x 5000mg. from Blue Poppy Classics
Defensive qi vacuity resulting in easy contraction of cold and allergic rhinitis, immune weakness.
Applications in Traditional Chinese Medicine:
Functions: Fortifies the spleen and boosts the qi, secures the exterior and stops sweati
Indications: Defensive qi vacuity
CLINICAL STUDIES AND RESEARCH
1. Prevention of respiratory tract infection: According to one study, Yu Ping Feng Pian was evaluated for its effect in preventing recurrent respiratory tract infection in 32
children who have had a history of frequent infections. The treatment protocol was to administer Yu Ping Feng Pian for 14 weeks prior to winter. The study reported an
overall effectiveness of 96.9%. Furthermore, the study noted that there was an increase in IgA, but no significant changes to IgG or IgM.8
2. Allergic rhinitis: According to one study, the use of Yu Ping Feng Pian was associated with good results to treat 495 patients with allergic rhinitis characterized
by deficiency of the exterior. Of 495 patients, the study reported significant improvement in 293 cases, improvement in 120 cases, and no effect in 79 cases. The
rate of effectiveness was 84. Information was unavailable on 3 individuals who did not complete the study.
3. Immunostimulant: Administration of Yu Ping Feng Pian has been associated with increased immunity. According to one study, the use of this formula increased IgG and IgA in mice. Another study reported that the use of this formula for 2 to 3 months increased NK cell count and activities.
4. Antiviral: According to one in vitro study, Yu Ping Feng Pian has demonstrated inhibition on the replication of influenza A viruses.
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2 capsules, 2 times a day
120 capsules x 5000mg. (500mg. x 10:1 concentration ratio)