Although measurable improvement has been demonstrated with ciclosporin, there is no good RCT evidence to date that it can induce clearance of chronic palmoplantar pustular psoriasis. This may be because the published studies have been too short and have used inadequate doses. Uncontrolled studies have reported good to excellent results in patients treated for longer periods at higher doses if required (for example more than two-thirds good or excellent response at 1 year in 58 people receiving up to 4 mg/kg/day for a year109).
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