Lichen Planus Questions
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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?
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... read more
which I'm to swab on either side of my tongue. He says its safe for oral use. Is this true?
I mean I really don't know how it's used on the body
I can't take steroids because I have osteoporosis. I have flare ups of lichen planus every few years and I currently have it on my nail beds and lips. I would like to get it under control.