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Lichen Planus

A skin condition, Lichen Planus can cause swelling and irritation in the skin, hair, nails and mucous membranes. It usually appears as purple-red, itchy, flat bumps that develop over several weeks.

In areas of the body covered by a mucous membrane like the mouth or vagina, the condition forms lacy white patches, sometimes with painful sores. The symptoms and signs depend on the area affected by Lichen Planus:

Purplish, flat bumps
Lacy white patches
Blisters that form scabs
Painful sores
Hair loss
Change in scalp colour
Nail damage or loss


  • Hepatitis c infection
  • Flu vaccine
  • Certain medications
  • Certain metals and chemicals
  • Pain relievers


Lichen Planus is a chronic illness that can be tackled only by improving the body’s immunity. And to build one’s immunity, homeopathy is the way to choose and Dr. S. Vidya Prakash Homoeopathic Clinic is equipped with the right approach and expertise to do so.

Compared to other modes of treatment, the condition experiences a quick and mostly permanent solution in homeopathy, irrespective of the site of its appearance. In fact, homeopathy is the only resort to cure Lichen Planus in the mouth. Our approach can even nullify the relapse of lesion appearances. Our homeopaths advise strict dietary restrictions along with treatment to achieve positive results.

Visit our clinic to nullify the effect of diseases on your health and lifestyle