Effect of Nourishing “Yin” Removing “Fire” Chinese Herbal Mixture on Hypothalamic Mammalian Target of Rapamycin Expression during Onset of Puberty in Female Rats
Effect of the Chinese herbal mixture on the body weight gain of rats. In the first 3 days (d22, d23, and d24) after beginning gavage, rats in CHM group showed a decrease in everyday body weight gain comparing with those in NS group (). In the following days from d25, there was no significant difference in everyday body weight gain between the two groups (). NS: normal saline, CHM: Chinese herbal mixture.