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does humira work well for scalp psoriasis

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Yes: It can work well for scalp psoriasis.
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Humira (adalimumab) + Psoriasis: Humira (adalimumab) is a prescription medicine used to treat adults with moderate to severe chronic plaque psoriasis and are under the care of a docto ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Steroids: While the best treatment depends on the extent of ur disease and other factors, topical steroids in foam preps work very well to help decrease the siz ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Perhaps: Psoriasis is not affected by the frequency of your bathing. Yes you may try head and shoulders but may need more help.
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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
I recommend...: ...H & s shampoo, daily, lathered in and left lathered for at least 15 minutes before washing off. See a dermatologist if this does not help within a ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shiroko Sokitch
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
D, omega, selenium: Vitamin d, omega fatty acids, and selenium and probably zinc play a role in balancing skin. Also beta carotene does sometimes.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jasyn Haney
23 years experience Family Medicine
Topical treatments: There are numerous topical treatments to help with the flaking of the scalp in psoriasis. You can try t-gel or selsun blue shampoo. If this does not ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Tar shampoo: You should see your dermatologist for the best therapies. This could include a steroid shampoo, tazorac, (tazarotene) taclonex, vectical, other topica ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Steroids: While the best treatment depends on the extent of ur disease and other factors, topical steroids in foam preps work very well to help decrease the siz ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Steroids: While the best treatment depends on the extent of ur disease and other factors, topical steroids in foam preps work very well to help decrease the siz ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
Unfortunately, no: Scalp psoriasis is a tough condition. There is no "permanent" cure for it, but the condition can wax and wane over time. I'm sure you are aware of s ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Steroids: While the best treatment depends on the extent of ur disease and other factors, topical steroids in foam preps work very well to help decrease the siz ... Read More
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