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What is the permanent solution for psoriasis ?

Hi My father has Psoriasis problem and it has been worsened off late what is the solution for now he consults our family doctor and takes tablets based on doctors approval but this is not a permanent fix please suggest on how to go about it
Asked On : Sat, 11 Feb 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi...dear Prashanth..,
Thanks for choosing HCM., is inflammatory disorder with genetic predisposition.,
So there is no cure , only control by medicines...ok..,
For Psoriasis , now good treatment is available..,
1) Apply Tazarotene cream.....retinoid....afternoon ...,
2) Tab Acitretin ...costly medicine but will give very good result..,
3) Morning times Moisturing cream...
night times.....Betamathsone and 6% sailcylic acids cream application..,
4) Tab Methotrexate 7.5 mg weekly once for 8 weeks..,
5) Cap..vit E and omega III fatty acids...,daily morning times 30 days..,
6) Avoid spicy and non-veg items...,
7) Plenty of vegetables and fresh fruits..,
ok...good luck..,
Answered: Sat, 11 Feb 2012
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General & Family Physician Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha.'s  Response
Hi welcome to H.C.M.Forum. there are medicines by which the dermatologists are successfully treating the cases, permanant cure may be diffecult in allopathy medicine. because anxiety, extreme seasonal changes aggrevate the disease. though not sure you can try homeopathy along with this medicines. thank you.
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