Studies related to Scabies and Tinospora cordifolia

Tinospora rumphii Boerl. (makabuhay) in the treatment of scabies
Effect Decrease
Trial Design cohort
Trial Length 1week
Number of Subjects 40
Gender mixed
Notes for this study:
Application of a lotion containing _tinospora cordifolia_ in persons infected with scabies for 3-5 days followed by a rest period was able to significantly reduce symptoms to a degree greater than placebo oil (vegetable). Study was not double-blinded, and the experimental group experienced 8 complete cures with 18 partial cures ()

A comparative study of the efficacy of crotamiton and Tinospora rumphii in the treatment of scabies in children
Effect Decrease
Trial Design cohort
Trial Length 1week
Number of Subjects 86
Gender mixed
Notes for this study:
Topical application of a lotion containing _tinospora cordifolia_ for three days in persons infected with scabies (symptoms followed up for 3-13 days) was able to help symptoms in all but 7% of patients. The potency was comparable to Crotamiton.

Efficacy And Safety Of Tinospora Cordifolia Lotion In Sarcoptes Scabiei Var Hominis-infected Pediatric Patients: A Single Blind, Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Cohort
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 66
Gender Both Genders
Age Range 1-6, 7-12, 13-17
Notes for this study:
In yotuh infected scabies that were treated with a lotion containing guduchi () for five weeks, guduchi cream was as effective in reducing symptoms as the reference therapy (permethrin lotion).

Study was single blinded and dosage was not explicitly stated.