TOPICAL APPLICATION OF DUNG CAKE ASH AS INNOVATIVE THERAPY IN SKIN WOUND HEALING IN RABBIT MODEL
Background: The pharmacologicl effects of different types of ashes containing different elements and trace elements are explainable. These effects poteintiate and help in repair and regenerative processes in rabbit skin wound. Method: for this proposes Ash from buffalo dung â€“ cake, was prepared and analyzed. The Ash was applied besides PolyfaxTM, one of the topical applications as control and the process of healing was observed for two weeks physically and histologically. Results: A significant difference between the effects in healing was observed in control and experimental. Moreover the skin tissue repairing rate by ash is bigger and faster. Conclusion: This study confirms that the Ash played a very positive role and repaired the wound within a period of 7-11 days. This consistency between PolyfaxTM and Ash expresses the ability of Ashe in healing the wounds. Hence Ash could be considered as natural medicine and possesses unique properties.
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