All of patients are in inner-patient department of our hospital; there are totally 300 patients that are randomly divided into two groups. Treatment group has 150 patients and control group 150 patients. Treatment methods: both groups are treated with regular methods including dehydration to lower intracranial pressure, reduce cerebral edema, CCB, platelet aggregation inhibitor, clear radical, neurotrophy, acupuncture and moxibustion. Treatment group adds Bu Yang Huan Wu Tang with ingredients Huang Qi  60g, Dang Gui  15g, Chuan Xiong  12g, Tao Ren  12g, Hong Hua  12g, Di Long  12g, Chi Shao  Yao 15g, Dan Shen  30g, Quan Xie  12g, add Dang Shen  for qi deficiency; Shi Chang Pu , Yu Jin , Yuan Zhi  for aphasia; Mu Gua , Fang Ji  to relax tendons for numbness; Gui Zhi , Sang Zhi  to promote collaterals for paralysis of arms; Xu Duan , Sang Ji Sheng , Du Zhong , Niu Xi  to strengthen tendon and bone for paralysis of legs; Shui Zhi , ji Xue Teng  for blood stagnation etc. Results: total effective rate of treatment group is 95.3%; of control group is 80.0%.
Key words: Bu Yang Huan Wu Tang, acute stage of cerebral infarction, clinical observation
Writer: Bin Huang, Xinxia Cai, Haibin Fan, Jiajun Liu
Shiyan TCM Hospital, Hubei (442012)