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Dovonex Ointment (Calcipotriol)


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Dovonex Ointment is a topical medication that is used to treat psoriasis, a chronic skin condition characterised by red, scaly patches. It contains the active ingredient Calcipotriol, a synthetic form of vitamin D, that helps to regulate the growth of skin cells and reduce inflammation caused by psoriasis.

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Dovonex Ointment is a topical medication that is used to help treat the symptoms of psoriasis. Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that causes the rapid buildup of skin cells, leading to thick, red, scaly patches on the surface of the skin.

Dovonex Ointment contains the active ingredient Calcipotriol. This is a synthetic form of Vitamin D that helps to regulate skin cell growth, as well as helping to reduce the inflammation caused by psoriasis. 

You should always use Dovonex Ointment as you have been told to by your healthcare provider. Your healthcare provider will give you advice on how much you should use to effectively treat your condition. Typically, you should use Dovonex Ointment twice a day, in the morning and the evening.

The correct dosage for Dovonex Ointment will depend on your individual condition and age. Usually, adults and children over the age of 6 years should use the medication twice a day, once in the morning and once at night. Adults should not use more than 100 grams of the medication in a week, children over the age of 12 years should not use more than 75 grams, and children aged between 6 and 12 years should not use more than 50 grams.

Dovonex Ointment is suitable for use by adults and children over the age of 6 years who are suffering from psoriasis. The appropriate dosage of the medication will vary depending on age.

Dovonex Ointment may not be suitable for some people. You should not use this medication if you are allergic to any of the ingredients in this medication. This medication should also not be used by children under the age of 6 years.

If you are pregnant, or if you are trying to become pregnant you should consult with a healthcare provider before you start using any medication to ensure that it is right for you.

You should consult with your healthcare provider to make sure you can use Dovonex Ointment whilst breastfeeding. If you are told you can use this medication whilst breastfeeding you should not apply this product to the breasts. 

Dovonex Ointment has minimal synthetic absorption, reducing the likelihood of any significant drug interactions. If you are concerned you should make sure to consult with your healthcare provider for further peace of mind. 

As with all medications, Dovonex Ointment may cause side effects in some people. The most common side effects include:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Swelling
  • Rashes, blistering or bleeding

To fully understand the warnings associated with Dovonex Ointment you should make sure to fully read the patient information leaflet that is included with your medication. 

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