[Effectiveness and motion mechanism of Taikencyuto in the perioperative period].

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Abstract

Taikencyuto (TJ-100) is a Japanese herbal (Kampo) medicine that contains Zanthouxylum and piperitum, Zingiber officinale, Panax ginseng, and Saccharum granorum. TJ-100 enhances intestinal motility, is thought to promote acetylcholine and motilin release, and is a vanilloid receptor. Furthermore, TJ-100 increases intestinal blood flow and works as an antiinflammatory and anticytokine agent by producing calcitonin gene-related peptide and adrenomedullin. TJ-100 is considered to be useful for promoting intestinal motility and preventing ileus during the perioperative period. Further studies must be performed to confirm its usefulness in perioperative care.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)232-235
Number of pages4
JournalNihon Geka Gakkai zasshi
Volume114
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 09-2013

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  • Medicine(all)

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