Psoriasis:

Indications for VECTICAL OINTMENT:

Mild to moderate plaque psoriasis.

Adults and Children:

<2yrs: not established. ≥2yrs: Apply to affected areas of the body twice daily (AM & PM). Max weekly dose (2–6yrs): 100g; (≥7yrs): 200g.

Warnings/Precautions:

Discontinue if hypercalcemia occurs (until normocalcemia returns). Avoid eyes, lips, or facial skin. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: avoid infant exposure.

Pharmacologic Class:

Vit. D3 derivative.

Interactions:

Caution with concomitant drugs known to increase serum calcium (eg, thiazide diuretics, calcium supplements, or high doses of Vit.D).

Adverse Reactions:

Hypercalcemia, lab test and urine abnormalities, psoriasis, hypercalciuria, skin discomfort.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Oint—100g