23 Nov 2009
Translate: That result can be obtained by taking the medicine for vitiligo?
Vitiligo is difficult to treat. Early treatment options include the following:
Light therapy (exposure to controlled intense ultraviolet light in a doctor's office or hospital)
Medicines taken by mouth such as trimethylpsoralen (Trisoralen)
Medicines applied to the skin such as:
Immunosuppressants such as pimecrolimus (Elidel) and tacrolimus (Protopic)
Repigmenting agents such as methoxsalen (Oxsoralen)
Skin may be grafted or removed from normal areas and placed onto areas of pigment loss.
Several manufacturers produce cover-up makeup or skin dyes to mask vitiligo. Ask your health care provider for the names of these companies.
In extreme cases when most of the body is affected, the remaining pigmented skin may be de-pigmented. This is a permanent change and is a last resort.
It is important to remember that skin without pigment is extremely susceptible to the sun's damaging effects. Be sure to apply a high-SPF sunblock and use appropriate safeguards against sun exposure
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tengo artritis leve como me puede aliviar esta medicina
1 answer • 4 May 2010
tengo una mancha oscura a lo largo donde uso el brassier, mi doctor me receto retin-a para desaparecer esa mancha pero segun lo leo no se puede usar ...
2 answers • 30 Jun 2010
Es recomendable esta pastilla para comenzar a cuidarse antes d tener relasiones sexuales.
2 answers • 22 Feb 2012
Se puede mezclar este medicamento con bebidas achool cerveza o vino. Gracias.
1 answer • 2 days 17 hours ago