Vitiligo in traditional Siddha medicine

Ramasamy, P.R. (2007) Vitiligo in traditional Siddha medicine.

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Abstract

In the recent days, Vitiligo has emerged as a threatening disease especially in the Tropical countries. It is also evident that those who suffer from Vitiligo develop inferiority complex. Special notes regarding Vitiligo are found in many Siddha literatures and manuscripts. The formulation aroused out of the author’s clinical experience cures Vitiligo completely. The important herbs that cure Vitiligo are discussed in this paper.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Vitiligo, Venkuttam, Siddha, Aristolochia indica, Tribulus terrestris, Thespesia populnea.
Subjects:Therapeutics > Complementary Therapies > Medicine, Traditional
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases > Skin Diseases > Pigmentation Disorders
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases > Skin Diseases
Plants > Plants, Medicinal
ID Code:1980
Deposited By:Dr Ramasamy P.R.
Deposited On:20 March 2007

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