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Posted 23 Jul 2013 • 22 answers
Posted 18 Jul 2014 • 4 answers
I have lichen planus and my dentist prescribed this medication for relief. Everything I read states do not use in the mouth. What is the best course of treatment for me?
Posted 16 Jan 2016 • 4 answers
Started me on the Prednisone as a precaution pretty high dose. I have been on it before for two years but not with Lexapro. Please help!!!
Posted 13 Jun 2010 • 1 answer
which I'm to swab on either side of my tongue. He says its safe for oral use. Is this true?
Posted 5 Jan 2010 • 8 answers
I am taking it for severe lichen planus.
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
... that helps is oral prednisone but it makes me feel yucky. None of the steroid creams are helping
Posted 31 Mar 2010 • 2 answers
I took it for oral erosive lichen planus (autoimmune in origin). It is diagnosed by a dentist, but treated by a dermatologist. The prednisone did not make a dent in my problem; I still have eroded gum and buccal tissue in my mouth, I also have atrophy on the left inside of my cheek. Now that I have ...
Posted 28 Nov 2018 • 1 answer
... time coping with it. I have lost more than 1/2 of my hair in the last 6 months. I would really like to be able to talk with someone that is going through the same thing as I feel alone in this.
Posted 23 Jul 2015 • 2 answers
I was diagnosed with LIchen Planus 3 weeks ago but have been suffering for more than 8 months. They believe from the biopsy that it might be from the BP meds I take however when I questioned the Dr he waffled on the answer. The moment he said my meds could be causing it I stopped taking that ...
Posted 7 Jul 2012 • 2 answers
... restoration covered by insurance, or other treatments
Posted 25 Apr 2015 • 1 answer
Posted 24 Oct 2018 • 1 answer
I got diagnosed with oral planus lichen, and I have had all sorts of breathing problems since it appeared. Nothing shows up on hospital tests and I am desperate for any information as i has made my life not to pleasant. I am wondering if lichen in the esophagus or lungs would cause this? Any info ...
Posted 2 Aug 2010 • 2 answers
I have had a bad case of Lichen Planus in my mouth for years and now it has gotten on my skin. Is there any cure known?
Posted 22 Apr 2014 • 1 answer
I had blastocystis and was given the above dose of Flagyl which got rid of the problem. However now Lichen Planus has turned up I am thinking the massive amounts of antibiotics are a contributing factor and wondered if there is something I can take to reverse this problem
Posted 2 Mar 2015 • 1 answer
I am interested in any treatment and medications you have found successful and what type of doctor you've found who is familiar with the disease.
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