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ENSTILAR
Psoriasis
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Drug Name:

ENSTILAR Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Calcipotriene (as hydrate) 0.005% + betamethasone dipropionate 0.064%; foam.

Company:
LEO Pharma Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ENSTILAR:

Plaque psoriasis.

Adult:

Apply to affected areas once daily for up to 4 weeks; discontinue when control is achieved. ≥18yrs: max 60g every 4 days. Do not occlude.

Children:

<18yrs: not studied.

Warnings/Precautions:

Discontinue if hypercalcemia or hypercalciuria develop; may resume once calcium metabolism has normalized. Discontinue or reduce dose or potency if HPA axis suppression, Cushing's syndrome, hyperglycemia, or irritation occurs. Do not use on face, axillae, or groin, or if atrophy is present at treatment site. Avoid eyes, sun, UV light (eg, phototherapy). Flammable. Allergic contact dermatitis. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Systemic absorption potentiated by other corticosteroids.

Pharmacological Class:

Vit. D3 derivative + topical steroid.

Adverse Reactions:

Application site irritation and pruritus, folliculitis, skin hypopigmentation, hypercalcemia, urticaria, psoriasis exacerbation.

How Supplied:

Foam (60g)—1, 2

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