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  • Vitamin D Analog
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    Daivobet
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    Daivobet

    Corticosteroid, Vitamin D Analog. Betamethasone (as dipropionate) 0.5 mg/g, Calcipotriol (as hydrate) 50 mcg/g.
    OINT.: 30g, 60g. Apply to affect. area
    once dly. The recomm. tmt. period is 4
    wks. There is experience with repeated
    courses up to 52 wks.
    If it is necessary to cont. or restart tmt.
    after 4 wks., tmt. should be cont. after
    med. review and under regular med.
    supervis. When using calcipotriol
    contain. med. products, the max. dly.
    dose should not exceed 15g. The body
    surface area treated with calcipotriol
    contain. med. products should not
    exceed 30%. Renal & hep. impair., Ped.
    population. See lit.
    Topical tmt. of stable plaque psoriasis
    vulgaris amenable to topical ther.
    C/I: Hypersens; Erythrodermic,
    exfoliative & pustular psoriasis; Pts. with
    known disord. of calcium metabolism.
    Viral (e.g. herpes/ varicella) lesions of the
    skin; Fungal or bacter. skin infect.;
    Parasitic infect.; Skin manifestat. in
    relation to tuberculosis.; Perioral
    dermatitis.; Atrophic skin.; Striae
    atrophicae.; Fragility of skin veins.;
    Ichthyosis.; Acne vulgaris.; Acne rosacea.
    Rosacea; Ulcers and wounds.

    Daivonex Cream
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    Daivonex Cream

    Vitamin D Analog. Calcipotriol (as hydrate) 50 mcg/g.
    CREAM: 30 g. Apply to affect. area 1 or 2
    x dly. Max. benefit: 2 x dly. Max. wkly
    dose: Not to exceed 100 g. See lit. Child
    over 12 yrs: Apply to affect. area 2 x dly.
    Max wkly dose: Not to exceed 75 g.
    6-12 yrs: Apply to affect. area 2 x dly.
    Max wkly dose: Not to exceed 50 g.
    Child under 6 yrs: See lit.
    Psoriasis vulgaris, mild-mod. plaque affect.
    up to 40% skin area.
    C/I: Known hypersens., known disords
    calc. metab.

    Daivonex Scalp Solution
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    RX
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    Daivonex Scalp Solution

    Vitamin D Analog. Calcipotriol (as hydrate) 50 mcg/ml.
    SOLN: 30 ml, 60 ml. Apply few drops on
    affect. area 2 x dly (morn. and even.).
    Wkly dose not to exceed 60 ml.
    Top. tmt. scalp psoriasis.
    C/I: Hypersens., calc. metab. disords.

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