Generic name: CALCIPOTRIENE HYDRATE 50ug in 1g, BETAMETHASONE DIPROPIONATE 0.5mg in 1g
Dosage form: ointment
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Apply an adequate layer of Taclonex® Ointment to the affected area(s) once daily for up to 4 weeks. Taclonex® Ointment should be rubbed in gently and completely. Patients should wash their hands after applying Taclonex®Ointment. Therapy should be discontinued when control is achieved.
Patients 18 years and older should not use more than 100 g per week and patients 12 to 17 years should not use more than 60 g per week. Treatment of more than 30% body surface area is not recommended.
Taclonex® Ointment should not be used with occlusive dressings unless directed by a physician. Avoid use on the face, groin, or axillae, or if skin atrophy is present at the treatment site. Taclonex® Ointment is not for oral, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use.
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Other brands: Enstilar