مقایسه اثر درمانی سایمتیدین و کرایوتراپی با پلاسبو در درمان زگیل

صفوی اردبیلی, نسترن and رستمی مقدم, مجید (1393) مقایسه اثر درمانی سایمتیدین و کرایوتراپی با پلاسبو در درمان زگیل. Journal of Pakistan Association of Dermatologists ــ 24 (3). pp. 251-255. شاپا 1560-9014


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Comparison of the therapeutic efficacy of cimetidine and cryotherapy with placebo and cryotherapy in treatment of warts

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Abstract Objective To compare the therapeutic efficacy of cimetidine and cryothe rapy versus placebo and cryotherapy for treatment of warts. Methods This randomized, double-blind clinical trial was conducted on s ubjects with warts between 2008 and 2009. Exclusion criteria of this study were Raynaud’s p henomenon, peripheral vascular disease, previous wart treatment and cold urticaria. Subje cts were randomly allocated in two groups. In the first group cimetidine was administered, 40 mg/kg daily f or three months, also, their warts were frozen monthly for three months. In the second group placebo was administered and their warts were frozen monthly for three month. Recurrence and cure r ates for each group were recorded and data were statically analyzed. Results 81 subjects were recruited in this study. The mean cure rate obtained one month after treatment was 77.6% in cimetidine-treated group versus 79.3 % in placebo-treated group, and the mean cure rate two month after treatment was 93.2% in cimeti dine-treated group and 94.6% in placebo-treated group. The mean recurrence rate one month afte r treatment was 16% in cimetidine- treated group and 15.5% in placebo-treated group, the mean recur rence rate two month after treatment was 22.3% in cimetidine-treated group and 23.3% in pla cebo-treated group, the mean recurrence rate three month after treatment was 31.7% in ci metidine-treated group and 30.1% in placebo-treated group. Conclusion This study showed that cimetidine is not more effective than pla cebo in treatment of warts.

Item Type:Article
زبان سند : انگلیسی
نویسنده اول :نسترن صفوی اردبیلی
نویسنده مسئول :مجید رستمی مقدم
Additional Information:Indexed In: EMBASE, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan MEDLIP , Ulrich’s International Periodical Directory
کلیدواژه ها (انگلیسی):Wart, cimetidine, cryotherapy, placebo
Subjects:WR Dermatology
Divisions:Faculty of Medicine > Department of Dermatology , Psychiatry , Neurology
ID Code:8228
Deposited By: Dr Majid Rostami
Deposited On:29 Sep 1395 07:29
Last Modified:29 Sep 1395 07:29

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