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High-dose vitamin A therapy for Darier's disease

High-dose vitamin A therapy for Darier's disease

Archives of Dermatology 118(11): 891-894

Three patients with Darier's disease were treated with 1 X 106 IU vitamin A by mouth daily for 14 days. In all patients, 50% to 80% improvement in the skin lesions was noted. Desquamation was slight and side-effects consisted of drowsiness, mild frontal headache, dry lips and dry nose.

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Accession: 001085084

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PMID: 7138044

DOI: 10.1001/archderm.1982.01650230019019

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