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Cormax Ointment is indicated for short-term treatment of inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of moderate to severe corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses. Treatment beyond two consecutive weeks is not recommended, and the total dosage should not exceed 50 g per week because of the potential for the drug to suppress the hypothalamicpituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis.
This product is not recommended for use in pediatric patients under 12 years of age.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
A thin layer of Cormax Ointment should be applied with gentle rubbing to the affected skin area twice daily, once in the morning and once at night.
Cormax Ointment is potent; therefore, treatment must be limited to two consecutive weeks, and amounts greater than 50 g per week should not be used. Cormax Ointment is not to be used with occlusive dressings.
Cormax Ointment, 0.05% is supplied in 15 g (NDC 52544-048-86), and 45 g (NDC 52544-048-89) tubes.
Store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F). Do not refrigerate.
Keep out of reach of children.
Manufactured for: Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Corona, CA 92880 USA. Manufactured by: DPT Laboratories, Ltd. San Antonio, TX 78215 USA. Revised: June 2008
Last reviewed on RxList: 7/14/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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