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Possible Reaction To Treatment

Possible Reaction To Treatment

My 9 year old daughter is using the creams Clobetasol and Tacrolimus on her leg for vitiligo. She is also getting light treatment. I noticed what looks like stretch marks on her skin where the vitiligo had been. Any one else experience this? Thanks so much

posted November 16
A MyVitiligoTeam Member

I’m having great results as well with laser treatment and opzelura

posted November 16

When Opzelura Is Successful And There Is Repigmentation, Is The Repigmentation Permanent Or Do You Need To Use Opzelura Forever?

When Opzelura Is Successful And There Is Repigmentation, Is The Repigmentation Permanent Or Do You Need To Use Opzelura Forever?

posted November 15
A MyVitiligoTeam Member

Many thanks for your quick response, Eric....I haven't been able to find info on this anywhere. Just a quick follow up question: When you say Opzelura is a drug you have to "take" it sounds like you… read more

posted November 15

Benoquin/ Monobenzone Cream

Benoquin/ Monobenzone Cream

Why is it that you can't get benoquin/menobenzone cream shipped to certain states?

posted November 10

Melegenina Plus Hakkında.

Melegenina Plus Hakkında.

tedavisi hakkında sormak istediğim soru : Küba'da üretildiği bildirilen Melegenina Plus isimli ilacın vitiligo tedavisinde faydalı olup olmayacağı? Onayınız olursa ilacı kullanacağım.

posted November 5

Did Anyone Tried Vitiligo Organic Cream?

Did Anyone Tried Vitiligo Organic Cream?

posted November 2
A MyVitiligoTeam Member

Thank you Sovanny

posted November 19

Hello. I Am Wondering If Anyone Knows If Opzelura Is Just For Treating Non-segmental Vitiligo Or Will It Help Segmental Vitiligo As Well?

Hello. I Am Wondering If Anyone Knows If Opzelura Is Just For Treating Non-segmental Vitiligo Or Will It Help Segmental Vitiligo As Well?

Also...if there is repigmentation, is it permanent or do you need to use it indefinitely?

posted October 28
A MyVitiligoTeam Member

Thanks. Great that it's working for you!

posted November 14

Is Anybody Else Having Problems With Getting Your Insurance Company To Cover The Medication Opzelura?

Is Anybody Else Having Problems With Getting Your Insurance Company To Cover The Medication Opzelura?

posted October 25
A MyVitiligoTeam Member

The coupons are only available to those who have "commercial insurance" or no insurance. I recently retired and my medical insurance is Medicare which is not commercial insurance so there are no… read more

posted November 3

How Do You Handle Unsolicited Advice Or Comments About Vitiligo?

How Do You Handle Unsolicited Advice Or Comments About Vitiligo?

posted October 25
A MyVitiligoTeam Member

When I was younger in my teens and twenties I did not like people saying much about it because I was ashamed of my spots. I had an older man ask me if I was in a fire???? It was in a check out lane, I… read more

posted November 29

Anyone Else Seen Rapid Increase In Depigmentation After Having Had Covid?

Anyone Else Seen Rapid Increase In Depigmentation After Having Had Covid?

I have vitiligo all over my body but over the last few months it has started to spread really quickly, quicker than ever before. I am wondering if it's because I had covid earlier in the year or if it is a result of having had 3 covid jabs?

posted October 25
A MyVitiligoTeam Member

I also have had vitiligo for many years, about 50. It has spread much more since my Covid vaccines.

posted November 20
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