Pharmacological resources include, among others, corticotherapy
, tranexamic acid, thalidomide, cyproheptadine, calcitonin, with results which are difficult to quantify.
Breakthrough Therapy Designation status was granted based on data from a Roche-supported randomized trial conducted in France (Comparison Between Rituximab Treatment and General Corticotherapy
Treatment in Patients With Pemphigus), which evaluated Rituxan plus oral corticosteroid treatment compared to CS as a first-line treatment in patients with moderate to severe pemphigus.
On the 21st day of follow-up, the patient presented pseudomembranous candidiasis, possibly due to corticotherapy
Evaluation of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis recovery after corticotherapy
by using basal cortisol secretion].
The treatment of AD includes avoidance of the allergen, the control of xerosis by using moisturizers, emollients, bathing therapies, anti-inflammatory medication such as topical corticotherapy
or topical calcineurin inhibitors, and in case of a bacterial infection, antibiotic therapy.
An important aspect related to cutaneous food allergy is that poorly responds to corticotherapy
, compared to other allergies (MEDLEAU & HNILICA, 2001; PROVERBIO et al.
On the other hand, the treatment of malignant group often requires additional interventions such as chemotherapy or corticotherapy
Radiotherapy 25-30 Gy is used for lesions where is surgery is not possible and corticotherapy
She was given oral corticotherapy
(20 mg/ day) beginning in January 2014.
was defined as doses >0.
The effectiveness of MMF in maintaining remission, preventing relapses and limiting side-effects of long-term corticotherapy
remains comparable with other therapies mentioned above [1,8-9]
In a population whose pain(body and psychological) predominate, every complementary gain is beneficial, simultaneously contributing to reduce costs, namely corticotherapy