FDA Approved: * November 19, 2009
Pharm Company: * HITECH PHARMA
Category: Skin Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Calcipotriene Overview

Calcipotriol (INN) or calcipotriene (USAN) is a synthetic derivative of calcitriol, a form of vitamin D. It is used in the treatment of psoriasis, marketed under the trade name "Dovonex" in the United States, "Daivonex" outside of North America, and "Psorcutan" in Germany. This medication is safe for long-term application in psoriatic skin conditions. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Contraindications 3 Adverse effects 4 Interactions 5 Pharmacology 5.1 Mechanism of action 5.2 Pharmacokinetic...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Aerosol, Foam: 0.005%
  • Cream: 0.005%, 0.01%
  • Foam: 0.01%
  • Ointment: 0.005%, 0.01%
  • Solution: 0.005%, 0.01%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Calcipotriene: (11 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0115-1475 Calcipotriene .05 mg/ml Topical Solution by Global Pharmaceuticals, Division of Impax Laboratories Inc.
  • 0168-0400 Calcipotriene .05 mg/ml Topical Solution by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0713-0318 Calcipotriene .05 mg/ml Topical Solution by G & W Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0781-7117 Calcipotriene .05 mg/g Topical Cream by Sandoz Inc.
  • 50383-732 Calcipotriene .05 mg/ml Topical Solution by Hi-tech Pharmacal Co., Inc.
  • 51672-4154 Calcipotriene .05 mg/g Topical Ointment by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
  • 51672-5278 Calcitrene .05 mg/g Topical Ointment by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
  • 66993-877 Calcipotriene 50 ug/g Topical Cream by Prasco Laboratories
  • 66993-878 Calcipotriene 50 ug/g Topical Ointment by Prasco Laboratories
  • 68462-310 Calcipotriene 50 ug/g Topical Ointment by Glenmark Generics Inc., USA
  • 68462-501 Calcipotriene 50 ug/g Topical Cream by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc., USA

Other drugs which contain Calcipotriene or a similar ingredient: (7 results)

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