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How does cyclosporine help treat psoriasis?

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This drug, made to suppress the immune system, may be taken for serious cases that do not respond to other treatments. It can damage the kidneys and raise blood pressure though, so your doctor will closely watch your heath while you take it.

From: Psoriasis WebMD Medical Reference

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FDA. "FDA approves new psoriasis drug Taltz." “FDA approves Amjevita, a biosimilar to Humira.”

National Psoriasis Foundation.

PubMed Health: "Psoriasis."

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on October 30, 2017

SOURCES:

FDA. "FDA approves new psoriasis drug Taltz." “FDA approves Amjevita, a biosimilar to Humira.”

National Psoriasis Foundation.

PubMed Health: "Psoriasis."

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on October 30, 2017

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