SoriluxActive Ingredient(s): Calcipotriene
FDA Approved: * October 6, 2010
Pharm Company: * STIEFEL LABS INC
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"... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.