How Does Ganoderma Lucidum Spore Powder Reduce Radiotherapy And Chemotherapy Side Effects?

- Mar 10, 2017-

Tumor radiotherapy and chemotherapy damage is very large, and the side effects of the treatment of patients is very painful, the body and immune function will be seriously damaged, disease resistance decreased dramatically, frail, palpitation, shortness of breath, God Fatigue, insomnia, nausea and vomiting, dry mouth, loss of appetite, numbness of hands and feet, hair loss, blood cell reduction, etc., leading to the general decline in the quality of life of patients, and even unable to tolerate and was forced to stop treatment.


According to Peking University Department of Medicine Professor Lin Zhibin "Ganoderma from magic to science," a book that ganoderma lucidum spore powder has anti-radiation effects, to reduce radiation or chemical treatment caused by gastrointestinal injury, such as Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharide G1-PS can significantly improve the chemotherapy drug methylamine Pterin (MTX) - induced oxidative stress in the intestinal mucosa of mice. MTX can make the small intestine villi shorter, fusion, crypt cells disappear, goblet cells decreased. Electron microscopy showed intestinal microvilli degeneration, shorter, missing, nuclear membrane and mitochondrial swelling. The morphological changes of the small intestine of the mice were significantly reduced after ginseng polysaccharide G1-PS (50mk / kg, 100mk / kg, 200mk / kg).


Ganoderma lucidum also enhances the immunosuppressive or myelosuppressive effects of chemotherapeutic drugs such as cyclophosphamide, 5-fluorouracil, doxorubicin, cisplatin and cytarabine, antagonizes mitomycin C, fluorouracil and cytarabine Immunosuppressive or myelosuppressive effects, which is consistent with the clinical observation of tumor chemotherapy and radiation therapy synergistic attenuated effect is consistent.


Tumor patients with the use of Ganoderma lucidum products with radiation therapy or chemotherapy, Shenpi fatigue, bloating, pain, nausea, poor appetite, cough, diarrhea, constipation and other symptoms have improved significantly, improve the quality of life, that Ganoderma lucidum on radiation damage and chemotherapy Drug damage has a significant protective effect.