What is the role of dapsone therapy for hidradenitis suppurativa (HS)?

Updated: Aug 30, 2019
  • Author: Marina Jovanovic, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Dapsone therapy with 25-200 mg/day should be initiated if standard first- or second-line agents fail. There are no data on maximum duration of therapy (reported range, 3-48 months). [1]


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