Hydroxyurea is a systemic therapy for severe psoriasis which is mainly used as a substitute for more commonly used systemic drugs such as ciclosporin or methotrexate when these are contraindicated. The evidence for its efficacy has been considered in a systematic review.59 Hydroxyurea has not been directly compared with other systemic therapies. Side-effects include bone-marrow suppression and teratogenicity. There is a need for high-quality RCTs of hydroxyurea both against placebo and against other systemic agents.

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