Thalomid (thalidomide) is used to treat the debilitating and disfiguring skin inflammation that is sometimes a reaction to erythema nodosum leprosum (ENL), an inflammatory complication of leprosy and to prevent and control its return. When there is inflammation of the nerves in addition to skin sores, Thalomid (thalidomide) should not be used as the only drug treatment. Efficacy in HIV disease has not been proven.

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... THALIDOMIDE (Thalomid®) alters the body''s immune response. Thalidomide is used to treat diseases and symptoms of diseases caused by abnormalities in the immune system. Thalidomide also may be useful in the treatment of various types of cancer. Thalidomide causes severe, life-threatening birth defects or death to an unborn child and is only available under strict guidelines. ...
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... Thalomid (thalidomide) is used to treat the debilitating and disfiguring skin inflammation that is sometimes a reaction to erythema nodosum leprosum (ENL), an inflammatory complication of leprosy and ...
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  • Thalomid Consumer Information
    ... Thalomid (thalidomide) is used to treat the debilitating and disfiguring skin inflammation that is sometimes a reaction to erythema nodosum leprosum (ENL), an inflammatory complication of leprosy and ...