NCI Drug Dictionary

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The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.

rhubarb/licorice herbal supplement
A decoction of rhubarb root (Da Huang) and licorice root (Gan Cao) used in Chinese Herbal Medicine. Upon ingestion, the rhubarb/licorice herbal supplement may help improve appetite. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent.
Synonyms:Da Huang Gan Cao Tang herbal medicine
Da Huang GanTsao Tang Chinese herbal medicine