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Research Article

The Efficacy and Safety of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Jiang Zhi Granule) for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver: A Multicenter, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study

Table 3

The frequency of adverse effects/events (SS, (%)).

ItemsPlacebo ( )JZG ( )

ALT increase9 (8.18)4 (3.60)
AST increase2 (1.82)0 (0.00)
Serum TG increase0 (0.00)2 (1.80)
Sloppy stool1 (0.91)1 (0.90)
Exhaustion/dizziness0 (0.00)1 (0.90)
Dull pain in belly1 (0.91)0 (0.00)
Diarrhea 1 (0.91)0 (0.00)
Cold1 (0.91)2 (1.80)
Cough 0 (0.00)1 (0.90)
Expectoration 1 (0.91)0 (0.00)
Yellow urine1 (0.91)3 (2.70)
Flush face1 (0.91)0 (0.00)
Sense of hunger1 (0.91)0 (0.00)
Injury 0 (0.00)1 (0.90)
Stomach illness0 (0.00)1 (0.90)
Abnormal EKG0 (0.00)1 (0.90)
WBC increase0 (0.00)1 (0.90)
Dry throat0 (0.00)1 (0.90)

Total19 (17.27)19 (17.12)

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