Shallominthe Active Antimicrobial Constituent of Persian Shallot in Treatment of Oral Herpes: A Double-Blind Randomized Clinical Trial

@inproceedings{Pipelzadeh2014ShallomintheAA,
  title={Shallominthe Active Antimicrobial Constituent of Persian Shallot in Treatment of Oral Herpes: A Double-Blind Randomized Clinical Trial},
  author={Mohammad Hassan Pipelzadeh and Mansour Amin and Abolfazl Shiravi Khozani and Mohammed Radmanesh},
  booktitle={Jundishapur journal of natural pharmaceutical products},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Previous studies showed that shallomin, the active antimicrobial constituent of Persian shallot, has a wide range of antibacterial and antifungal properties. OBJECTIVES The objective of this randomized clinical trial was to evaluate the effectiveness of topical shallomin alcoholic solution in treatment of cold sore. PATIENTS AND METHODS A total of 60 volunteers who met the inclusion criteria were randomly allocated to two equal groups to hourly apply topical of either 0.5… CONTINUE READING