Cyclosporin A in patients affected by chronic idiopathic urticaria: a therapeutic alternative.

@article{Loria2001CyclosporinAI,
  title={Cyclosporin A in patients affected by chronic idiopathic urticaria: a therapeutic alternative.},
  author={Maria Paola Loria and Porzia Pia Dambra and L D'Oronzio and Eustachio Nettis and Alessandro Pannofino and Elsa Cavallo and Antonio Ferrannini and Alfredo Tursi},
  journal={Immunopharmacology and immunotoxicology},
  year={2001},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={205-13}
}
Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria (CIU) is a cutaneous disorder for which there is no identifiable specific etiologic agent. Some recent evidences suggest that CIU might be an autoimmune disease. We analyzed immunological features occurring in CIU and evaluated effectiveness and tolerance of Cyclosporin A (CsA) treatment in patients unresponsive to antihistaminic treatment. Twenty patients with CIU were recruited after a selective diagnostic protocol and were divided into two groups. CsA was… CONTINUE READING

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