Onset of psoriasis during therapy with fluoxetine.

  title={Onset of psoriasis during therapy with fluoxetine.},
  author={Lynnette Tan Pei Lin and Seow Khee Daniel Kwek},
  journal={General hospital psychiatry},
  volume={32 4},
OBJECTIVE Psoriasis is a commonly diagnosed skin disorder that requires a long-term management and can have a profound impact on the quality of life of patients. Drugs that have been associated with the precipitation or exacerbation of psoriasis include lithium, beta-adrenergic receptor blocking agents and antimalarials. Despite extensive use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) in clinical practice, there have been very few reports of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor… CONTINUE READING