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Suggest treatment for nail psoriasis

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Dr. Rahul Kumar

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Posted on Mon, 23 Nov 2015 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: Nail psoriasis can treated?
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
It can be treated with acitretin

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the query.
Psoriasis cannot be totally treated but can be controlled with the use of capsule acitretin.
It is a prescription drug.
You need to meet a doctor to get it prescribed.
It gives excellent response within a month.
You can try this in consultation with your doctor.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
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