Dovobet

Dovobet

A brand name for CALCIPOTRIOL with BETAMETHASONE.
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In addition, they were randomized to topical calcipotriol/betamethasone (Taclonex, Dovobet, Daivobet) or placebo applied once daily during the first 4 weeks, then on an as-needed basis.
One such treatment is a new combination of a topical corticosteroid and a vitamin D-based drug called Dovobet.
Dovobet is a once daily ointment and because it can also be prescribed by GPs it is currently the most effective treatment that can be used without hospital supervision.
These include coal-tar preparations Dithranol, Calcipotriol, Tazarotene and steroid creams, or combinations such as Dovobet.
In Europe and Canada, where it has been available as Dovobet or Daivobet for several years, it has rapidly grabbed market share.
But now Dublin-based LEO Laboratories have invented Dovobet, a clear cream which only has to be applied once a day.
Leo Pharmas Dovobet (calcipotriol + betamethasone) brand dominates the topical class, reaching nearly $0.
Figure 8: Effect of expiration of distribution agreement between Schering (now Intendis) and Leo Pharma on the Psorcutan Beta and Dovobet brands of calcipotriol/betamethasone topical combinations for psoriasis in Germany ($m), 2005-2018f
It contains calcipotriol and a steroid, so ask your doctor if he thinks Dovobet is for you.
005%, has been available in Europe as Daivobet since 2001 and in Canada as Dovobet since 2002, and will be marketed in the United States by Warner Chilcott and LEO Pharma.
As well as reaching the co-promotion agreement, Galen will enter into a development arrangement with LEO Pharma to develop Dovobet, a combination product for the US.
Dovobet combines calcipotriol (a vitamin D supplement) and betamethasone dipropionate (a corticosteroid) which have been widely used separately to treat psoriasis.