What is Methoxsalen oral?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Oxsoralen-Ultra


See also: Psoralen-Ultraviolet A (PUVA)

Methoxsalen is used in conjunction with UVA light for the symptomatic control of severe disabling psoriasis; forrepigmentation of idiopathic vitiligo; and for palliative treatment of skin manifestations of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. It should be taken prior to UVA exposure.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Methoxsalen oral

Side effect Patients
Nausea 1


Based on patients currently taking Methoxsalen oral

Dosage Patients
30 mg monthly 1


Currently taking Methoxsalen oral

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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There are no evaluations for Methoxsalen oral.