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How to treat vitiligo problems? Suggest diet and medication for the same

sir this ashok 28 years old i having vitiligo problems from 10to 12 years and i tried different treatments but still not cure. now am taking betnosol treatment. please tel me what is the diet food for this and daily basis how many tablets should take.
Tue, 1 Oct 2019
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Hello,

There are no specific dietary recommendations or dietary restrictions for vitiligo. For vitiligo, betnesol is to be taken in a dose of 0.1mg/ kg on 2 consecutive days in a week.

However, your doctor may adjust the dose according to response and severity of vitiligo. Therefore I advise taking betnesol only under supervision of your doctor.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Kakkar S., Dermatologist
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