Plaquenil and vuvlar lichen planus

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  1. s314 New Member

    Plaquenil and vuvlar lichen planus


    Upon reading the side effects online, it seems that the drug is quite toxic. Many thanks Hi, Plaquenil is amongst the first line of drugs in the management of Lichen Planopilaris (LPP). It is an excellent drug in the condition and I have used it a lot over the years since it is used in many other skin diseases besides LPP as well.

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    Vulvar lichen planus occurs most commonly in women 50-60 years old. It can affect the genital area including both the vulva and the vagina. The most common symptoms are burning and soreness. Some women describe itching as well. Lichen planus causes a rash of small purplish bumps, often on the arms, legs or back. Lichen planus LIE-kun PLAY-nus is a condition that can cause swelling and irritation in the skin, hair, nails and mucous membranes. On the skin, lichen planus usually appears as purplish, itchy, flat bumps that develop over several weeks. In the mouth, vagina and other areas covered by a mucous membrane. Lichen planus pigmentosus LPP is a rare form of lichen is characterized by oval or irregularly-shaped brown to gray-brown macules and patches on the skin. Areas that are exposed to sun such as the forehead, temples and neck are most commonly affe

    Also the baseline hemogram and biochemical tests (kidney and liver function) must be done. Before being eligible for the drug all patients must undergo an examination of their eyes (optic fundus examination as well as perimetry for field of vision).

    Plaquenil and vuvlar lichen planus

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  5. This is mostly in people who develop lichen planus mouth ulcers and lichen planus of the vulva or penis. Treatment can usually ease skin symptoms until the rash clears. For lichen planus of the skin, once the rash has cleared, about 1 in 5 affected people have a recurrence sometime in the future. A small number of people have several recurrences.

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    Vulvar Diagnosis and Treatment DermatosesLichen Sclerosus, Lichen Planus, Lichen Simplex Chronicus, Melanosis and Melanoma Hope K. Haefner, MD Lichen planus is a multisystem disease and so can present to a variety of specialists—dermatologists, rheumatologists, general practitioners, and sexual health clinicians. The vulvovaginal component can lead to distressing symptoms, distortion of anatomy with vaginal stenosis or obliteration, resulting in loss of sexual function and deterioration in quality of life for the patient. Introduction. Lichen planopilaris LPP is a relatively uncommon cutaneous disorder characterized by a chronic lymphocytic inflammation that leads to the selective destruction of hair follicles, thus resulting in scarring alopecia.1 Some authors consider LPP as a follicular form of lichen planus, although only about 30% of patients present cutaneous or mucosal lesions of lichen planus.2

     
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    Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Drug-Induced Pigmentation Background, Pathophysiology. Postinflammatory Hyperpigmentation in Patients With Skin.
     
  7. Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Management Considerations in Cancer Patients With. Clinical Trials Using Hydroxychloroquine - National Cancer Institute Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects -
     
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    Plaquenil Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions. PLAQUENIL This medicine is a white, dog-bone, film-coated, tablet imprinted with "PLAQUENIL".

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