Research Progress of Treating Diabetic Nephropathy with Traditional Chinese Medicine


Diabetic nephropathy
Dialectical treatment
Traditional Chinese medicine therapy




By collecting and sorting out the literature and journals on the clinical use of Chinese medicine in the treatment of diabetic nephropathy in recent years, it is concluded that Chinese medicine is effective in the treatment of DKD. Chinese medicine therapy has a unique role in the treatment of diabetic nephropathy. How to correct syndrome differentiation and treatment? Improving clinical effects is the research direction that all medical staff will work together in the future.


Chen B, 2011, Discussion on TCM Differentiation and Treatment of Diabetic Nephropathy. Shenyang: Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Zhang XW, Chen YP, 2008, Chen YP’s experience in treating diabetic nephropathy. Shanghai Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 42(6): 6-7.

You LZ, Lin YX, Fang ZH, et al., 2017, Research Progress in the Pharmacological Effects of Astragaloside IV in the Treatment of Diabetes and its Complications. Chinese Journal of Chinese Materia Medica, 42(24): 4700-4706.

Wang QL, Li W, 2016, Research Progress on the Molecular Mechanism of Puerarin in the Treatment of Diabetic Nephropathy. Clinical Research of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 8(4): 40-41, 43.

Wang JX, 2015, Clinical Study of Liuwei Dihuang Pills Combined with Losartan Potassium in the Treatment of Early Diabetic Nephropathy. Modern Medicine and Clinics, 30 (06): 674-677.

Jiang BY, 2014, Observation on the Clinical Effect of Xuefu Zhuyu Decoction in the Treatment of 43 Cases of Diabetic Nephropathy. Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine and Chinese Medicine, 18(14): 1854-1855.

Zhang LH, 2018, The Effect of Jinkui Shenqi Pills on Diabetic Nephropathy of Spleen and Kidney Yang Deficiency and its Influence on Renal Function. Electronic Journal of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine Cardiovascular Diseases, 6(02): 169 -170.