| ORIGINAL CONTRIBUTION
|Year : 1986 | Volume
| Issue : 6 | Page : 325--327
Evaluation of Puvasol and Puvasol Combined with Topical Medication For the Treatment of Psoriasis
Abdul Kalam, Mohd Tahseen, Ahmad Nafis Faruqui, Mohammad Rahmatullah, Mohammad Naim
Fifty patients having psoriasis were studied with a view to assess and comparc the efficacy of PUVASOL (oral psoralin with ultraviolet/sun-ray exposure) therapy with that of the, combined regime of PUVASOL and a topical. cream containing, urea coal- trar, dithranol salicylic acid and Th. two forms of therapy were m-25 patients each, and observations were made over a period of 90 days. PUVASOL combined with topical medicat on was found to be more effective, than PUVASOL alone. The side effects were also more' marked in the combined therapy group, but were manageable by regulating the doses.
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