To unlock this feature and to subscribe to our weekly evidence emails, please create a FREE orthoEvidence account.

SIGNUP

Already Have an Account?

Loading...
Visit our Evidence-Based Covid-19 Website and Stay Up to Date with the latest Research.
Ace Report Cover

Thai Medicinal Plant-4 Cream vs. Diclofenac Gel for Knee Osteoarthritis

Share
Reprints
Cite This
About
+ Favorites
Share
Reprints
Cite This
About
+ Favorites
Ace Report Cover
August 2022

Thai Medicinal Plant-4 Cream vs. Diclofenac Gel for Knee Osteoarthritis

Vol: 279| Issue: 1| Number:3| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Thai Medicinal Plant-4 Cream versus Diclofenac Gel in the Management of Symptomatic Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med . 2022 Jun 13;2022:8657000.

Contributing Authors:
N Koonrungsesomboon A Churyen S Teekachunhatean C Sangdee N Hanprasertpong

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here

Synopsis

Two hundred patients with symptomatic osteoarthritis of the knee were randomized to receive either Thai medicinal plant-4 (TMP-4) cream (n=100) or diclofenac gel (n=99). Outcomes that were assessed in this trial were Visual Analog Scale (VAS) scores for knee pain and stiffness, 10-step stair climb test, timed up and go, and Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS) at 2 and 4 weeks. The ...

Join the Conversation

Please Login or Join to leave comments.