October 11, 2021

“Topical steroid withdrawal reactions have been reported in some long-term users of topical corticosteroids after they stop use.”

Read the full report here:

MHRA Report
Drug Safety Update

This new report is groundbreaking for the TSW community

This is the first time TSW has been officially recognised by a medical body in the UK and is the crucial first step towards preventing this condition.

So what next?

This is only the beginning and a huge amount more needs to be done in order to prevent suffering. Now TSW has been recognised, we need MHRA to incite action on the issue. We need research funded so we can learn more about this very complicated condition.