Cyclosporin A mouthwash in the treatment of oral lichen planus.

@article{Jungell1996CyclosporinAM,
  title={Cyclosporin A mouthwash in the treatment of oral lichen planus.},
  author={P S Jungell and Maria Malmstrom},
  journal={International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery},
  year={1996},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={60-2}
}
Seven patients with long-standing atrophic/erosive oral lichen planus were treated for 4 weeks with cyclosporin A as a mouthwash. At the end of the 3-month follow-up period, no improvement in disease status was noted in any of the patients, although two patients showed a slight improvement of their lesions at the end of 1 month of treatment. Cyclosporin A as a mouthwash does not seem to be an effective means of treating severe oral lichen planus. 

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