Author’s Bio: Dharshini Senthilkumar is an incoming college freshman majoring in biology. She is interested in the medical sciences and hopes to provide awareness on serious medical conditions.
The symptoms that occur vary based on the type of psoriasis you have, but the most common symptoms for plaque psoriasis (the most common variety of psoriasis) include:
Psoriasis may lead to a type of arthritis called psoriatic arthritis which causes pain and swelling at the joints. It is estimated by the National Psoriasis Foundation that 10-30% of people struggling with psoriasis also have psoriatic arthritis.
The goal of all treatments is to slow the rate of skin cell production and remove the white/silver scales. There are many options ranging from simply applying moisturizing to receiving light therapy for the affected areas.
Oral or injected medications:
Alternative medicine options:
Call or Book your online Doctor Visit
Talk to a doctor over the Phone/ Tablet
If needed pick up your medication at the pharmacy