Lichen planus is usually not harmful and may get better with treatment. It usually clears up within 18 months.
However it may last for weeks to months, and may come and go for years. It usually clears up within 18 months.
If lichen planus is caused by a medication, the rash should go away once the medicine is stopped.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 7 Jul 2012 • 2 answers
I've been suffering with lichen planus for about 6 months but it feels more like 6 years. Only thing
Posted 29 Oct 2013 • 4 answers
Posted 22 Apr 2014 • 1 answer
Lichen Planus - Hello, I just received the results from a biopsy and have been diagnosed with LP. I?
Posted 29 Nov 2016 • 0 answers
Posted 9 Aug 2017 • 0 answers