Treatment of pustular psoriasis with clofazimine

Br J Dermatol. 1978 Sep;99(3):303-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.1978.tb02001.x.


Two cases of generalized pustular psoriasis (von Zumbusch) were successfully treated with clofazimine. No side effects were noted except deep red staining of the skin which faded afterwards.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Clofazimine / adverse effects
  • Clofazimine / therapeutic use*
  • Coloring Agents
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Psoriasis / drug therapy*


  • Coloring Agents
  • Clofazimine