I am a 24 year old female. I have developed white patches in thigh area and waistline. There is no itching, irritation or pain. Also small white marks are developing in my neck region. What could this be?
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How long has it been there?
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Doctor, this started six months back. I had consulted a doctor and had taken medicine for a month, but there has been no improvement. I have attached pictures of the white patches and prescription copy.
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You are suffering from vitiligo.
Stop tablet Betnesol as they are very harmful and not needed in initial course of this disease.
Continue using Melgain lotion at night, apply a thin film and do not touch it.
Take tablet Octamop 30 mg. This has to be taken in the morning on alternate days and sun exposure after 2 hours for 10 minutes over the affected area.(Do not forget to cover your eyes with black cloth during exposure).
Method of application of Octamop lotion:
Sunlight Exposure - Time and Method:
The schedule of exposure to be followed very accurately is as follows:
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