Which medications are used in the treatment of mastocytosis?

Updated: Sep 16, 2020
  • Author: Jacquiline Habashy, DO, MSc; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Tailor therapy according to the patient's specific needs for symptomatic relief. Patients may be started on oral H1 antihistamine and/or oral disodium cromoglycate with or without the use of a potent topical steroid for selected cutaneous lesions. In patients with a limited number of lesions, intralesional corticosteroid injections are an additional therapeutic option. Oral histamine H2 antagonists may be administered in addition to an oral H1 antihistamine.

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