What are some less commonly used agents for treatment of alopecia areata?

Updated: Jun 07, 2018
  • Author: Chantal Bolduc, MD, FRCPC; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Other agents

  • Topical cyclosporine has shown limited efficacy

  • Topical tacrolimus

  • Methotrexate, with or without systemic corticosteroids, has shown mixed results [4, 5]


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