Treatment for ichthyosis usually includes moisturizing creams and lotions. Ichthyosis is also commonly treated with medications, such as tretinoin, tazarotene, and ammonium lactate.
The treatment options for ichthyosis include:
- Moisturizing creams and ointments:
- Applied after bathing, while the skin is still wet
Medications for ichthyosis include:
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