Dovonex Cream

Dovonex Cream

Dovonex Cream Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose

What happens if I miss a dose (Dovonex Cream)?

Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the dose you missed and apply only your next regularly scheduled dose.

What happens if I overdose (Dovonex Cream)?

If you suspect an overdose, or if calcipotriene topical has been ingested, call an emergency room or poison control center near you.

Symptoms of an overdose of calcipotriene topical include weakness, fatigue, drowsiness, dizziness, headache, decreased appetite, nausea, vomiting, and high levels of calcium in the blood.

What should I avoid while using calcipotriene topical (Dovonex Cream)?

Avoid using other topical products at the same time as calcipotriene topical unless they are prescribed by your doctor. Some topical medicines may interfere with the effects or absorption of calcipotriene topical.

Avoid washing the area you are treating more than three times a day. Too much washing may cause your skin to become very dry or irritated.

Avoid using harsh, abrasive, or irritating cleansers, perfumes, or cosmetics on the area you are treating.

What other drugs will affect calcipotriene topical (Dovonex Cream)?

Avoid using harsh, abrasive, or irritating cleansers, perfumes, or cosmetics on the area you are treating.

Other medicines, especially other topical medicines, may interact with calcipotriene topical. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before using any prescription or over-the-counter medicines.

Where can I get more information?

Your pharmacist has additional information about calcipotriene topical written for health professionals that you may read.


Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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