Topical vitamin D
Use only on advice of a specialist
On initiation prescribe all four (0.25%, 0.5%, 1%, 2%) titration strengths on initial prescription – only one prescription charge for patient
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Topical corticosteroids are only suitable for treating localized psoriasis.
They should only be applied once daily.
Very potent topical steroids under specialist supervision only
Apply once daily
Can be bought OTC
Coal tar shampoos should not be used alone for people who have severe scalp psoriasis
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