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CUTIVATE® (fluticasone propionate) Lotion is indicated for the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of atopic dermatitis in patients 1 year of age or older. The safety and efficacy of drug use for longer than 4 weeks in this population have not been established. The safety and efficacy of CUTIVATE® Lotion in pediatric patients below 1 year of age have not been established.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
CUTIVATE® Lotion may be used in adult and pediatric patients 1 year of age or older. The safety and efficacy of CUTIVATE® Lotion in pediatric patients below 1 year of age have not been established (see PRECAUTIONS: Pediatric Use).
Apply a thin film of CUTIVATE® Lotion to the affected skin areas once daily. Rub in gently.
As with other corticosteroids, therapy should be discontinued when control is achieved. If no improvement is seen within 2 weeks, reassessment of diagnosis may be necessary. The safety and efficacy of drug use for longer than 4 weeks have not been established.
CUTIVATE® Lotion should not be used with occlusive dressings or applied in the diaper area unless directed by a physician.
CUTIVATE® Lotion is supplied in
60 mL bottle NDC 0462-0434-60
Store between 15° and 30°C (59° and 86°F).
Do not refrigerate.
Keep container tightly sealed.
Revised: 05/2011. PharmaDerm®, A division of Nycomed US Inc. Melville, NY 11747 USA
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/16/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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