Psorkutan cream tube 30gram
Active ingredient 0.05 mg (0.005%) calcipotriol (as hydrate).
Other ingredients: 2.6% Purified water, sodium edetate, disodium phosphate dihydrate, alpha-tocopherol, liquid paraffin, polyoxyethylene 2 stearyl ether, 10.0 g of propylene glycol and white vaseline.
Indications for use:
Psorkutan used for the topical treatment of psoriasis.
The solution is applied to the skin of the head or body (affected areas) and rub lightly. The highest weekly dose is 100 ml - for the adults; 50 ml - for children from 6 to 12 years (due to increased levels of calcium in the blood). Do not use for children under 6 years.
Calcipotriol corrects skin immune processes is the natural active metabolite of vitamin D3 and promotes the formation of new healthy skin cells.
Do not use on healty skin.
Use Psorkutan only to the extent and for the period that your doctor has prescribed.
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, please tell your doctor. Not recommended for use during pregnancy and lactation.
After each use of the drug should be thoroughly wash your hands to avoid getting the ointment on your face (especially eyes) and other (healthy) skin, as this can cause irritation. If irritation still occurred, it is necessary to temporarily stop treatment and seek medical advice.
Application of large areas of skin (more than 30% of the body) should be carried out strictly under medical supervision.
During treatment should avoid sunbathing and using tanning (use Psorkutan in the evening).
Interaction with other drugs:
Concomitant use with Psorkutanom glucocorticoid drugs should be strictly in accordance with the instructions for use of glucocorticoids.
Calcipotriol should not be used together with the acid-containing drugs.
Concomitant use of calcipotriol may enhance or reduce the effectiveness of other medicines used to treat psoriasis (cyclosporine, Acitretin).
In any case, tell your doctor about any medications you are taking medicines.
Psorkutan does not affect the ability to drive and other mechanisms.
Do not use in severe chronic liver and kidney diseases.
Itching, burning, tingling, dry skin, erythema, skin irritation / rash (including papules, pustules), contact dermatitis. In rare cases, eczema, psoriasis worsening of temporary skin discoloration (hyperpigmentation, depigmentation).
In case of any side effects, you must temporarily stop the treatment and consult a specialist.