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    90% Recovery From Rapidly Spreading Chronic Lichen Planus Found With Homeopathic Medicines At Life Force

    A 37-year-old female patient from Mumbai, Mrs. R.P. (PIN: 35540) visited us and started homeopathic treatment at Life Force in February 2018 for her complaint of Lichen Planus. 

    She was suffering from it for 2 years. She had spots on her hands, legs, chest, back, and abdomen. Multiple spots were present on her body. The disease was spreading day by day. She was suffering from very severe itching on the skin. The burning after scratching was also present on her skin. Hyperpigmentation marks were present all over her body. She had taken conventional medication for a long time but had got no relief. She also started with Ayurvedic medicines from 2 months but there was no relief. She was also suffering from an Underactive thyroid, for which she was already on thyroid supplements.

    Her appetite was average. She had no specific desire to eat food. She disliked eating spicy food. Her thirst for the water was sufficient. She had no issues related to her urine and stool. Her sleep was refreshing.

    She was taking classes for competitive exams. Her husband was working in RBI.  She had one son, who was studying in school. As such, she had no stress related to her work or family. The patient was very mild and gentle.

    She did not suffer from any other major illnesses in the past. Her parents were suffering from Lichen Planus.

    After studying the case in detail, Dr. Shah prescribed some research-based homeopathic medicines along with some dietary tips to the patient.

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    On 23rd July 2018, the patient reported that she had experienced a great improvement with the homeopathic medicines. The patient was almost 60% to 70% better with the medicines. The itching and burning of her skin had reduced drastically. She had stopped using all the medicines since she started with Homeopathy. No new spots had developed nor the spread of the disease had occurred since she started with homeopathic medicines. Hyperpigmented spots were still present on her skin. The patient was overall better with the medicines.

    On 19th January 2019, the patient reported being further better with the medicines. The itching and burning of her skin had reduced a lot. Her relief in lichen planus was getting further improvement with the homeopathic medicines. No spread of the disease had occurred since she started with the treatment. Hyperpigmentation was fading gradually. She was overall improving with the homeopathic medicines.

    On 6th August 2019, she reported being almost 80% better in her relief in the complaints. The spread of the disease had stopped completely. The itching of the skin was reduced a lot. There was no burning present now. Only the hyperpigmentation was remaining on the skin. All active lesions were subsiding gradually with the medicines.

    On 14th April 2020, the patient was almost 90% better in her recovery from the complaints of lichen planus. The itching was no longer present. Only hyperpigmented spots were present on the skin. They were also fading gradually. Her skin was overall improved with the medicines. She was overall better with the medicines.

    The patient thanked Dr. Shah and the whole Life Force team for treating her and improving her health. She is still under our treatment to finish the complete course of medicines.



    This case illustrates that homeopathy is highly effective in treating rapidly spreading chronic lichen planus incredibly and safely without any side-effects.


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