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Sulphur, dermatitis, acne, dandruff and warts

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005565

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Vegetables rich in Sulphur include Brassicas, Garlic, Onion and Beans.  If you eat sulphur by eating the vegetables,  it works too

A description of the experience

J Drugs Dermatol. 2004 Jul-Aug;3(4):427-31. The use of sulfur in dermatology. Gupta AK, Nicol K. Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook And Women's College Health Science Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. agupta@execulink.com

Sulfur has antifungal, antibacterial, and keratolytic activity. In the past, its use was widespread in dermatological disorders such as acne vulgaris, rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis, dandruff, pityriasis versicolor, scabies, and warts. Adverse events associated with topically applied sulfur are rare and mainly involve mild application site reactions. Sulfur, used alone or in combination with agents such as sodium sulfacetamide or salicylic acid, has demonstrated efficacy in the treatment of many dermatological conditions.

PMID: 15303787

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PubMed

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