JOURNAL ARTICLE
REVIEW

Cyclosporin A mouthwash in the treatment of oral lichen planus

P Jungell, M Malmstrom
International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 1996, 25 (1): 60-2
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Seven patients with long-standing atrophic/erosive oral lichen planus were treated for 4 weeks with cyclosporin A as a mouthwash. At the end of the 3-month follow-up period, no improvement in disease status was noted in any of the patients, although two patients showed a slight improvement of their lesions at the end of 1 month of treatment. Cyclosporin A as a mouthwash does not seem to be an effective means of treating severe oral lichen planus.

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