Iron therapy in hand eczema: A new approach for management Full Text
Indian Journal of Dermatology, 07/14/2011
Sharma AD – Moderate improvement noted in the skin lesions of the control group patients; 5 (45.45%) patients showed complete clearance of hand eczema at the end of 12 weeks. This study showed that oral iron helped to reduce nickel absorption from the diet. The study also showed that combination of low nickel diet(LND) and oral iron can bring a faster reduction in the severity of clinical symptoms of Chronic vesicular hand eczema(CVHE) in a nickel sensitive individual.