Hydroxychloroquine To Treat Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia
Four retrospective studies have evaluated the effectiveness of hydroxychloroquine in the treatment of FFA (1,5–7). In one such study, 15 FFA patients treated with hydroxychloroquine experienced a 73% reduction in signs and symptoms of FFA at 6-month follow up . Limited case reports support usage of tacrolimus in FFA patients (8,9). In our clinical experience, excimer.
Frontal fibrosing alopecia is the frontotemporal hairline recession and eyebrow loss in postmenopausal women that is associated with perifollicular erythema, especially along the hairline. It is consi
Frontal fibrosing alopecia
Plaquenil in Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia (FFA) Plaquenil is a brand name for the drug hydroxychloroquine sulfate. Hydroxychloroquine sulfate is often tried in the frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA) community. It has been reported as tried by 47% of the members with mixed effectiveness reports.