Halogenoderma Treatment & Management

Updated: Apr 06, 2020
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Treatment

Medical Care

Usually, no specific treatment is required. Halogenoderma resolves 4-6 weeks after the causative factor is eliminated. Diuretics may be used to speed bromide ion clearance. The skin lesions may be treated with corticosteroids.

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Diet

Patients with iododermas should avoid iodine in their diet.

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