1998
DOI: 10.1001/archderm.134.11.1395
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“…46 There are also topical preparations made from herbs that have shown systemic efficacy against psoriasis, but are too toxic when given systemically. 53 One example is the topical CHM composed of the plant Camptotheca acuminata decne. An open trial including 92 patients with psoriasis found that this CHM was statistically more effective than 1% hydrocortisone.…”
Section: Chinese Herbal Medicinementioning
confidence: 99%
“…46 There are also topical preparations made from herbs that have shown systemic efficacy against psoriasis, but are too toxic when given systemically. 53 One example is the topical CHM composed of the plant Camptotheca acuminata decne. An open trial including 92 patients with psoriasis found that this CHM was statistically more effective than 1% hydrocortisone.…”
Section: Chinese Herbal Medicinementioning
confidence: 99%
“…The reports on dermatologic adverse effects of topical and oral herbal treatments are numerous, and range from allergic contact dermatitis reactions to pruritic eruptions, urticaria, angioedema, and Stevens-Johnson syndrome. [4][5][6][7][8][9][10] The most common dermatologic adverse reaction from TTCMs is allergic contact dermatitis. 5 Three cases of allergic contact dermatitis caused by a Chinese orthopedic solution Tie Ta Yao Gin were reported in Hong Kong in which patch testing demonstrated allergy to mastic and myrrh, natural gum resins widely used in traditional Chinese medicine to relieve pain and swelling caused by traumatic injury.…”
Section: Discussionmentioning
confidence: 99%
“…There are many other areas of medical practice where TCM is not as widely used due to the perception that it is less efficacious in those areas. In each class, the ingredients revolve around a common theme, with only minor differences made on a case‐by‐case basis (36). We will focus once again on the category of skin diseases, using psoriasis as a model.…”
Section: Efficacymentioning
confidence: 99%