Ggabapentin lichen sclerosus

Lichen sclerosis is found among people who take gabapentin, especially patients who are female, 50-60 age group, old, who also take medication lorazepam and have high blood pressure. Lichen sclerosis is a long term problem of the skin. It affects the genitals and anal area. It appears on the upper body parts, breasts and upper arms. Doctor doesn’t know the exact cause of lichen sclerosis, but in some conditions, it is caused because of gabapentin. It is caused due to more active immune system and hormone problems may play a role. You can put gabapentin creams on the skin patches every day for several weeks. This will relieve itching. This cream causes redness and thinning of the skin and even stretch marks where this cream is applied.

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