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Botanical drugs: From Bench to Bedside ЗДОРОВЬЕ,НАУКА и УЧЕБА Название: Botanical drugs: From Bench to BedsideАвтор: Raymond Cooper Издательство: Mary Ann Liebert, Inc Год: 2009-06-23 Страниц: 237ISBN: 1934854050 Формат: pdf Размер: 3,5 MB Язык: АнглийскийСправочник по ботанической медицине. Скачать eighty five

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Possible Claims and Targets for Botanicals in Dermatology According to Their Mode of Action (MOA) MOA Cosmetological Claims/Targets Pharmacological Claims/Targets antimicrobial “impure skin,” dandruff acne, infections seborrhoic eczema anti-inflammatory “sensitive skin” atopic dermatitis antiproliferative dry, scaly skin psoriasis wound-healing “fragile skin” photoprotective anti-aging “mature skin” ulcers solar keratoses, skin cancer topical preparations. Where appropriate, studies with botanical food supplements are considered as well.

The most important drugs are corticosteroids or calcineurin inhibitors that are usually applied topically but in severe cases also applied systemically. Traditional herbal treatment of AD has to consider the actual stage of the disease. ), witch hazel (Hamamelis virginiana), black tea (Camellia sinensis), or chamomile (Matricaria recutita) decoctions. In subacute stages and intervals, ointments or creams with antiphlogistic and antipruritic drugs like balloon vine (Cardiospermum halicacabum), bittersweet (Solanum dulcamara), witch hazel, or oat straw are recommended.

Dithranol inhibits the release of proinflammatory cytokines and the growth of keratinocytes. Recently, a randomized, multicenter study with 106 patients revealed that topical dithranol, although difficult to use in an outpatient setting, is even superior to other established topical psoriasis drugs such as vitamin D3 analogues (31) [LOE-A]. The abnormal growth of keratinocytes is also inhibited by psoralens in combination with ultraviolet A irradiation (PUVA). The most potent psoralen is 8-methoxypsoralen (8-MOP, a furocoumarin from Ammi majus).

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