Chinese Remedy XBCQ Improved Lung Function in COPD Mice

Chinese Remedy XBCQ Improved Lung Function in COPD Mice

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Chinese Remedy XBCQ Improved Lung Function in COPD Mice

A Chinese remedy called Xuanbai Chengqi decoction, or XBCQ, used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), modulated immune cells, improved lung function, and reduced lung inflammation by potentially changing the gut microbiome of mice with the disease, a study suggested. “XBCQ could alleviate COPD exacerbations by reshaping the gut microbiota and improving the [immune cell] balance, which aids in elucidating the mechanism through which XBCQ [works] as a therapy for COPD,” the researchers wrote. The…

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