Which immunomodulatory agents are used in the treatment of cheilitis granulomatosa?

Updated: Jun 21, 2018
  • Author: Alan Snyder; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Answer

None of the agents listed below has been systematically evaluated.

Immunomodulatory agents are tried as follows:

  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents (NSAIDs)
  • Mast cell stabilizers [38]
  • Clofazimine [47]
  • Methotrexate [48]
  • Tacrolimus
  • Biologics such as infliximab [49]
  • Dapsone
  • Triamcinolone and dapsone injections [50]

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