The Therapeutic Effects of the Chinese Herbal Medicine, Lang Chuang Fang Granule, on Lupus-Prone MRL/lpr Mice
LCF granule alleviated the renal injury of the lupus-prone MRL/lpr mice. Urinary protein (a), BUN (b), and SCr (c) levels were determined using commercial kits to evaluate the renal function. MRL/lpr: lupus model group; HCQ: hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablet group; LCP: Langchuang Pill group; LCF Low: low dose of LCF granule group (0.97 g/kg/d); LCF Medium: medium dose of LCF granule group (1.95 g/kg/d); LCF High: high dose of LCF granule group (3.90 g/kg/d). Data are expressed as means ± SDs, . , versus MRL/lpr.