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2022 Feb 25

Drug Metab Pers Ther

The efficacy of topical Marham-e-Akbar in chronic atopic dermatitis – an open-label interventional study.


Imran S, Khalid M, Husain N, Khan M Q, Shaikh S
Drug Metab Pers Ther. 2022 Feb 25.
PMID: 35218174.


Chronic atopic dermatitis (AD) is an inflammatory skin condition marked by intense pruritus, dry skin, and severe impact on the life quality of the patients. Conventionally, it is managed by using emollients, calcineurin inhibitors, and topical corticosteroids. In Unani medicine, eminent scholars advocated many drug formulations including topical Marham-e-Akbar for effective healing of AD but scientific evidence is scarce. Hence, this study was designed.