Studies related to Symptoms of Vitiligo and Picrorhiza kurroa

Picrorhiza Kurroa, An Ayurvedic Herb, May Potentiate Photochemotherapy In Vitiligo

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 6+ Months
Number of Subjects 30
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 7-12, 13-17, 18-29, 30-44
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of picrorhiza (200mg of the shade dried rhizomes twice daily) for three month periods interchanged with one month placebo interventions and taken alongside methoxsalen photochemotherapy was able to cause a reduction in symptoms of vitiligo. 10% of subjects failed to respond to treatment whereas 27% of the subjects experienced complete resolution of symptoms.