Exacerbation of Psoriasis by Propranalol
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Pavithran K. Exacerbation of Psoriasis by Propranalol. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1981;47:326-323
AbstractExacerbation of existing lesions of psoriasis, after intake of propranolol for neurological complaints is reported in a 30 year old female. Psoriatic lesions are known to have a decreased 'level of cyclic AMP. A further reduction of CAMP by prepranalol a. betareceptor blocker is put forward as the cause for exacerbation of psoriasis.