Ciprofloxacin utility as antifibrotic in the skin of patients with scleroderma. Our results suggest that oral administration of ciprofloxacin for 6 months reduces the severity of symptoms affecting the skin of patients with systemic scleroderma, and does so without important secondary effects. Rubén EC. (PubMed) J Dermatol. 2010 Apr;37(4):323-9. (Also see: Skin Fibrosis)
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Ciprofloxacin utility as antifibrotic in the skin of patients with scleroderma
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Posted 08 June 2010 - 03:20 AM
Interesting, but this is an antibiotic, taking it for 6 months, I dont know... But good that they are trying all kind of drugs. I believe the solution is somewhere around us and that it is very simple. They just have to find it!