• Dr. Sameer Shinde P.G. Scholar, P.G. Department of Kayachikitsa, National Institute of Ayurveda Jaipur
  • Dr. Puneet Bhargava Associate Prof. SMS Medical College, Jaipur
  • Dr. Daya Shanker Mishra Associate Prof. P.G. Deptt. Of Kayachikitsa, National Institute of Ayurveda Jaipur



PUVA, Methotrexate, Psoriasis

Abstract [English]

Psoriasis is a common, chronic and non- infectious skin disease characterized by well defined slightly raised, dry erythamatous macules with silvery scales Modern medicine offers treatment with PUVA, Corticosteroids & Anti mitotic Drugs but therapy gives serious side effects like Bone Marrow depletion, Liver & kidney Failure. While treating Kustha, Ayurvedic Classics especially focused on Panchakarma Treatment. So Vaman, Virechana & Laghu-Manjisthadi Ghan was selected for trial. Total 30 well diagnosed patients were selected & divided in two groups. One group receiving Ayurvedic Treatment & other Allopathic Regimen (Tb.Methotraxate7.5 mg/week) for 2 months & comparative study was done. Assessment was done on improvement in clinical symptoms as well as on Laboratory parameters.


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How to Cite

Shinde, S., Bhargava, P., & Mishra, D. S. (2021). MANAGEMENT OF PSORIASIS: A COMPARATIVE CLINICAL STUDY OF STANDARD AYURVEDA & ALLOPATHIC PROTOCOLS. International Journal of Research -GRANTHAALAYAH, 9(8), 290–301.