Hidradenitis Suppurativa

REFER TO DERMATOLOGY IF THERE IS WIDESPREAD DISEASE OR SIGNIFICANT IMPAIRMENT ON EVERYDAY ACTIVITIES

Mild Hiradenitis - minimal scarring and limited sites affected

Topical Clindamycin 1% Lotion

 

Apply TWICE daily

 

Assess at 12 weeks

Moderate Disease

Lymecycline

OR

Doxyxcycline

 

408mg daily

 

100mg OD or BD

 

Assess at 12 weeks and refer to Dermatology if not controlled