FDA Approved: * November 19, 2009 Pharm Company: *HITECH PHARMA Category:Skin Care
Calcipotriol, also known as calcipotriene, is a synthetic derivative of calcitriol, a form of vitamin D.[medical citation needed] It is used in the treatment of psoriasis.[medical citation needed] It is safe for long-term application in psoriatic skin conditions.[medical citation needed]
It was patented in 1985 and approved for medical use in 1991. It is marketed under the trade name "Dovonex" in the United States, "Daivonex"...
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