Mrs Brockie, a former shop worker, developed psoriasis four years ago during a period of stress when her husband, Tom, was ill. She had it under a breast and on both legs, meaning she always wore long skirts or trousers and suffered from a lack of confidence.


'I thought this was it. I would be like this forever'


The first British patients to use Soratinex, a treatment for psoriasis that does not contain potentially-harmful steroids, say their symptoms have reduced by an average of 79 per cent during the 12 months it has been on sale in the UK.


FRANKL Pharma was founded in the Czech Republic in 2003.