When to start the treatment of sarcoidosis and what are the optimal treatment methods? The curative of
the first choice are glucocorticoids used in indicated cases in general administration, as inhalation therapy
or locally in the skin manifestations. Frequently used are also immunosuppressives, cytostatics and
antimalarics. The newest trend in the treatment of this multi-organ granulomatose disease of unknown
origin is the use of TNF inhibitors– pentoxifyllin, infliximab, adalimumab, leflunomid, thalidomid.
sarcoidosis, glucocorticoid, TNFα inhibitors, pentoxifyllin, infliximab, adalimumab,