Single-dose oral fluconazole versus topical clotrimazole in patients with pityriasis versicolor: A double-blind randomized controlled trial.

@article{Dehghan2010SingledoseOF,
  title={Single-dose oral fluconazole versus topical clotrimazole in patients with pityriasis versicolor: A double-blind randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Mohammad Hossein Dehghan and Negin Akbari and Nazila Alborzi and Somayeh Sadani and Abas A Keshtkar},
  journal={The Journal of dermatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={37 8},
  pages={699-702}
}
This study was designed to compare the therapeutic effects of topical clotrimazole and systemic fluconazole in pityriasis versicolor. A double-blind randomized controlled trial was carried out in the dermatological clinic of Gorgan, northern Iran, between April 2006 and May 2007. All consecutive patients with pityriasis versicolor were included and randomly divided into two groups. In the first group (G1), patients underwent treatment with a single dose of fluconazole capsule (400 mg) and… CONTINUE READING

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