Investigating the Efficacy of Zizyphus Jujuba on Neonatal Jaundice

  title={Investigating the Efficacy of Zizyphus Jujuba on Neonatal Jaundice},
  author={Sedigheh Ebrahimimd and Soheil Ashkani-Esfahani and Azizollah Poormahmudibs},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of pediatrics},
OBJECTIVE Neonatal jaundice is a common clinical finding in newborns. The efficacy and safety of phototherapy for neonatal jaundice have been firmly established, but it has some side effects, thus herbal therapy has recently received special attention. Herein we investigated the efficacy of Zizyphus jujuba for treatment of jaundice in neonates compared to phototherapy. METHODS In this clinical-trial study, a total of 121 neonates aged 2-14 days hospitalized for jaundice, were randomly… CONTINUE READING
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