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- Lichen Amyloidosis & Ayurveda - Dr. Smita Naram
Lichen Amyloidosis & Ayurveda - Dr. Smita Naram
Treatment of Lichen Amyloidosis by Ayurveda Principles - A Case Study
Abstract: A Female of 54 years with a history of lichen amyloidosis on all over the body part for more than 25 years presented to the intense itch all over the body in 2016 because of not getting relief from pruritus on skin with medicines, the patient had tried various therapies, but none were effective for long term. The topical glucocorticoids, oral antihistamines were giving temporary reduction in pruritus for few months and oral pregabalin and gabapentin was used, over the counter products like moisturizers, herbal containing local applications were used.