dapsone


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dapsone

[′dap‚sōn]
(pharmacology)
4,4′-sulfonyldianiline
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Dapsone appears to exert both an anti-inflammatory and antibiotic effect, said Dr.
Dapsone is a potent anti-inflammatory drug with a spectrum of activity quite unlike other marketed anti-inflammatory drugs.
Draelos ZD, Carter E, Maloney JM, et al; United States/Canada Dapsone Gel Study Group.
dapsone, or clofazimine, minocycline and thalidomide, have been used.
Clinical improvement after 1 week's treatment with prednisone and dapsone.
The treatment of choice of leprosy is based on rifampicin and dapsone association; clofazimine may be added in the cases of lepromatous leprosy.
2,12) In our case, bullous eruptions disappeared with dapsone and, despite multiple flare-ups of systemic disease, did not return.
1-5] A case report also had mentioned bullous eruptions during treatment with dapsone.
During 1952-1977, the patient was treated with dapsone monotherapy.
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), dapsone, colchicine and prednisolone have been used with good effect.
Furthermore, the report by Noordeen and collegues (3) presents 48 cases in a placebo group and 23 cases in the dapsone group, numbers which do not appear in Figure 1 of the review; nor are the number of cases in Figure 2 found in the report.
The boy's bullous pemphigoid was being treated with dapsone 50 mg per day and corticoid applications.