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Psoritreata (Calcipotriol 50mcg, Betamethazone Diproionate 0.5mg)
Each one gram ointment contains 50 microgram Calcipotrol and 0.5 mg Betamethazone Dipropionate

 
Calcipotriol is a vitamin D analogue .Calcipotriol reduces the excessive skin cell production and promotes normal skin cell growth. This helps flatten and clear the psoriasis plaques.

Betamethasone is a corticosteroid has an anti-inflammatory, antipruritic, vasoconstrictive and immunosupresive properties.
 
Psoriasis is a common, chronic immune-mediated skin disease characterized by red, scaly patches, papules, and plaques, which usually itch. The skin lesions seen in psoriasis may vary in severity from minor localized patches to complete body coverage.
The most common affected area are the scalp, elbows, knees and lower back, it can also occur in the nails and body folds
Though many treatments are available,Psoriasis can be difficult to treat due to its chronic recurrent nature. Combination therapy with vitamin D analogues and a corticosteroid was superior to either treatment alone

 
Indications: Topical treatment of stable Plaque- Psoriasis vulgaris in adults.
Package: Box of one tube of 30gm off white to yellow ointment