Low Potency Alclometasone
dipropionate Desonide Fluocinolone acetonide VII.
Elsewhere, Glenmark Generics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Glenmark Pharma, received marketing clearance for its Alclometasone
Currently, only two medium- and low-potency topical therapies are approved for short-term use in pediatric psoriasis: mometasone furoate and alclometasone
Overall, those who received tacrolimus ointment had significantly fewer relapse days (47) than those who received a control ointment containing alclometasone
Overall, the patients who received tacrolimus ointment had significantly fewer relapse days (47) than those who received a control ointment containing alclometasone
It has clearance for alclometasone
dipropionate cream USP, 0.05%.
0.05% cream/ointment is approved for patients as young as 1 year old.
Taro Pharmaceuticals Aclovate ointment
The children were randomized to 4 days of tacrolimus ointment 0.03% twice a day or alclometasone
ointment 0.05% twice a day followed by open-label tacrolimus 0.03 %--the FDA-approved pediatric concentration--for the balance of the 16 weeks.