Details of the Request
Does your trust provide PUVA (psoralen combined with ultraviolet A) treatment ?
Please state as fully as possible the number of patients on the following drugs regardless of diagnosis;
- Acitretin (Soriatane)
- Alitretinoin (Toctino)
- Azathioprine (Imuran)
- Ciclosporin (Neoral)
- Potent Topical corticosteroids (such as betamethasone dipropionate)
- Very Potent Topical corticosteroids (such as clobetasol propionate)
Details of the Response
1. Does your trust provide PUVA (psoralen combined with ultraviolet A) treatment ?
2. Please state as fully as possible the number of patients on the following drugs regardless of diagnosis
We have 4 known patients receiving Alitretinoin
For each of the other drug groups it is not possible to tell how many patients there were in total as some is supplied to wards as stock, which may not represent a unique patient.
Please see below the number of known patients and also stock issued from April 2013 until February 2014:
|Potent Topical Corticosteroid||132||74||206|
|Very Potent Topical Corticosteroid||34||244||278|