A randomized, double-blind clinical trial on the efficacy and safety of turmeric 1% cream in the treatment of plaque-type psoriasis in adults
Bryan Edgar Guevara MD , Elisa Rae Coo MD , Mary Jo Christine Bunagan MDAuthors: Bryan Edgar Guevara MD , Elisa Rae Coo MD , Mary Jo Christine Bunagan MD Abstract & CitationReferences Abstract Background: Turmeric demonstrated anti-inflammatory properties in laboratory and clinical studies that suggest its usefulness in...
A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind, Comparative Study on the Efficacy and Safety of 2% Enzymatic Virgin Coconut Oil Monoglyceride Cream versus 5% Benzoyl Peroxide Cream in the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Acne Vulgaris
Michael Vince D. Busa, MD, DPDS, Janice Natasha C. Ng, MD, DPDS, Maricarr Pamela M. Lacuesta-Gutierrez, MD, FPDS
Acne vulgaris is a common dermatologic disorder caused by follicular colonization of Propionibacterium acnes leading to inflammation. Enzymatic virgin coconut oil monoglyceride has been shown to have anti-inflammatory effects and antimicrobial activity against Propionibacterium acnes.