Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Author : Alhaid, Alanod

Efficacy Of Prunus Pursica On Plaque Accumulation And Gingival Inflammation: A Double-Blind Clinical Trial.

Robina Tasleem; Alanod Alhaid; Abdulmajeed Almuaddi; AbhinandanRavsaheb Patil; Ayesha Bhavikatti; Manure Md. Javeed; Shaeesta Khaleelahmed Bhavikatti

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2022, Volume 9, Issue 8, Pages 1713-1724

Background: Medicinal use of a plant's seeds, berries, roots, leaves, bark, or flowers is known as herbal medicine, botanical medicine, or phytomedicine. The usage of herbs goes beyond the realm of traditional medicine, but this practice has a long history. Almost one fourth of pharmaceutical drugs are derived from botanicals. One such product is peach scientifically called as "Prunus persica".
Aims: to evaluate the astringent and anti-inflammatory property of Prunus Persica in comparison to chlorhexidine gel.
Settings and design: Randomized, Parallel Group Trial
Material and methods: The present research is a randomized control trial using mouth wash prepared from peach extract for a period of 28 days. The participants were given a random assignment to either the positive control group or the test group. A modified