Skip to Main Content Skip to Site Map Skip to Accessibility Statement Face or Flexures

1st choice

Mild/moderate potency topical corticosteroid - see section 13.4

Max 2 week course

Prescribing Notes

  • The face and flexures are particularly vulnerable to steroid atrophy and corticosteroids should only be used for short term treatment of psoriasis (1-2 weeks per month)
  • Refer to NICE CG153 for further details on treatment recommendations

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