Generic name: halobetasol propionate
Dosage form: ointment
This dosage information does not include all the information needed to use Ultravate safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Ultravate.
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Ultravate (halobetasol propionate ointment) Ointment is a super-high potency topical corticosteroid; therefore, treatment should be limited to two weeks, and amounts greater than 50 g/wk should not be used. As with other corticosteroids, therapy should be discontinued when control is achieved. If no improvement is seen within 2 weeks, reassessment of diagnosis may be necessary.