Reports of contact allergy to calcipotriol
are rare in the literature, considering its widespread use.
The effect of calcipotriol
ointment is slower than topical corticosteroid.
Treatment of nail psoriasis with a two-compound formulation of calcipotriol
plus betamethasone dipropionate ointment.
El tratamiento con los analogos de la vitamina D de interes para la psoriasis son el Calcipotriol
y el Tacalcitol, con un efecto 6.
Washington, April 26 ( ANI ): A synthetic form of vitamin D, calcipotriol
(a drug already approved by the FDA for the treatment of psoriasis), could be a potential new therapy for liver fibrosis, scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have suggested.
At week 24, 43% of patients in the rhPTH arm no longer required vitamin D supplementation and could be maintained on an oral calcium dose of 500 mg/day or less of calcipotriol
Liquid forms of steroid and calcipotriol
creams can treat more stubborn areas on the scalp and are available on prescription.
In addition, calcipotriol
(an artificial vitamin D analogue) ointment and placebo ointment were applied to each side of the body.
In a controlled comparison with calcipotriol
cream in 12 weeks of treatment of 60 adults with moderate plaque psoriasis, the LCD solution was more effective and led to fewer relapses 6 weeks after treatment.
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Narrow-band ultraviolet B as monotherapy and in combination with topical calcipotriol
in the treatment of vitiligo.
The efficacy can be improved further if either calcipotriol
creams or UVB phototherapy are combined with dithranol.