How is pruritus treated in scleroderma?

Updated: Sep 09, 2019
  • Author: Sergio A Jimenez, MD, MACR, FACP, FRCP(UK Hon); Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Treatment measures for pruritus include the following [164] :

  • Moisturizers
  • Histamine 1 (H1) and histamine 2 (H2) blockers
  • Tricyclic antidepressants
  • Trazodone

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