Topical Sesame Oil for Pain Relief in Limb Trauma Patients
Effect of Topical Sesame Oil on the Severity of Pain in Patients With Limb Trauma: A Randomized Controlled TrialJ Chiropr Med . 2022 Sep;21(3):204-212.
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One hundred and twenty patients with limb trauma were randomized to receive 3 days of topical sesame oil application (twice daily) to the trauma site (n=60) or placebo (n=60). The outcomes of interest included pain severity on a Numeric Rating Scale (NRS) and analgesic consumption. The sesame oil group demonstrated significantly lower analgesic consumption, however, there were no observed differen...
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