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This information is intended to aid in the safe and effective use of this medication. It is not a disclosure of all possible adverse or intended effects.
Patients using VECTICAL Ointment should receive the following information:
Instructions For Use
This medication is to be used as directed by the physician. It is for external use only. This medication is to be applied only to areas of the skin affected by psoriasis, as directed. It should be gently rubbed into the skin so that no medication remains visible.
Patients should report any signs of adverse reactions to their physician.
To report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS, contact Galderma Laboratories , L.P. at 1-866-735-4137 or FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/medwatch
Last reviewed on RxList: 11/14/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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