Daivonex

Daivonex

calcipotriol

Manufacturer:

LEO Pharma

Distributor:

DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Calcipotriol
Indications/Uses
Psoriasis vulgaris. Scalp soln Scalp psoriasis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Oint Apply bd. Maintenance therapy may be achieved w/ less frequent application. Wkly dose should not exceed 100 g. Scalp soln Apply bd. Wkly dose should not exceed 60 mL. When used together w/ Daivonex oint, the total dose should not exceed 5 mg/wk equiv to 100 g oint (1 mL scalp soln equiv to 1 g oint).
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Known disorder of Ca metabolism.
Special Precautions
Avoid use on the face as it may cause facial skin irritation. Limit or avoid excessive exposure to either natural or artificial sunlight. Pregnancy, childn.
Drug Interactions
Avoid concurrent treatment w/ topical prep containing salicylic acid.
MIMS Class
Psoriasis, Seborrhea & Ichthyosis Preparations
ATC Classification
D05AX02 - calcipotriol ; Belongs to the class of other antipsoriatics for topical use.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Daivonex oint 50 mcg/g
Packing/Price
30 g x 1's
Form
Daivonex scalp soln 50 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
30 mL x 1's
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