Andrographis paniculata in the symptomatic treatment of uncomplicated upper respiratory tract infection: systematic review of randomized controlled trials

27 Jan 2004N. Poolsup PhD, C. Suthisisang PhD, S. Prathanturarug PhD, A. Asawamekin BPharm, U. Chanchareon BPharm

urrent evidence suggests that A. paniculata extract alone or in combination with A. senticosus extract may be more effective than placebo and may be an appropriate alternative treatment of uncomplicated acute upper respiratory tract infection.

Meta Analysis
1 effect
433 subjects

Reported Outcomes


Andrographis paniculata Herb risk & protective factor
Protective Factor Andrographis paniculata

Upper respiratory tract infection Respiratory outcome
Decreased risk of Upper respiratory tra...
Respiratory system

Moderate evidence