Psorkutan - for the treatment of psoriasis.
The structure includes Psorkutan analog of vitamin D3 - calcipotriol, which slows down the process of keratinocyte proliferation, effect on calcium metabolism.
The action of the drug, according to reviews of Psorkutane manifested after 1-3 weeks of regular use.
Form release Psorkutan
Produce ointment, cream and solution Psorkutan for outdoor use.
Tools Psorkutan effective in psoriasis vulgaris in stationary and regressing stages, including such that struck the hairy part of the head.
Cream or ointment is applied twice a day with a thin layer on those sections of the skin, psoriasis struck.
Acceptable daily dosage of the ointment - 15 grams and week - 100 g Because of the fact that long-term clinical trials has not been treated with cream only continue for 1, 5-2 months, ointment - year.
Psorkutan solution is used to treat psoriasis of the scalp. It is applied twice a day, a little rubbed into the skin. The maximum weekly dosage - 60 ml. Solution and allowed to mix cream / ointments, but taking into account that the total dosage Psorkutan may not exceed 5 mg per week, which are equivalent to 30 g of an ointment or cream and 60 ml or 60 g of ointment / cream and 30 ml.
Tools Psorkutan can cause redness, dryness, atrophy and hyperpigmentation of the skin, swelling, itching, rash, irritation, burning.
There are reviews of Psorkutane, indicating the possibility of exacerbation of psoriasis after using the ointment, cream or solution.
In case of overdose can be felt abdominal pain, fatigue, nausea, excessive thirst, may begin vomiting, depression, constipation, appetite or develop worsen hypercalciuria.
To eliminate symptoms of overdose stop treatment, conduct enhanced diuresis, hydration, hemodialysis, steroids administered to a patient, hold the key to the level of electrolytes, daily volume of urine.
Psorkutan should not be prescribed for acute psoriasis of the scalp, during lactation, pregnancy.
With care prescribe remedies for psoriasis in the hypercalciuria, hypervitaminosis of vitamin D, hypercalcemia in patients up to 18 liters. and 65 l., as well as those who have previously suffered nefroulitiazom.
Use Psorkutan in chronic severe psoriasis is not recommended, but if the need arises, control the level of calcium in the urine, the patient's blood.
Do not combine Psorkutan with salicylic acid and medicines that contain it.
Do not apply ointment solution or cream to the face and psoriatic lesions, occupying more than 30% of the surface of the skin.