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APSOR 4 micrograms / g emulsion for cutaneous application bottle of 50 ml

Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Dermatology
active ingredients: Tacalcitol
laboratory: Merck Serono

Emulsion for cutaneous application
All forms

Indication

Psoriasis mild to moderate scalp.

Dosage APSOR 4 micrograms / g emulsion for cutaneous application bottle of 50 ml

Psoriasis mild to moderate scalp.

Against indications

CONTRAINDICATED:
- Hyper-sensitivity to one of the compounds.
- Hypercalcemia, whatever its origin.
NOT RECOMMENDED :
- Pregnancy: In the absence of clinical data, the risk is not known. Although animal studies have not shown a teratogenic effect, this medication should not be prescribed in pregnant women.
- Breast-feeding: this treatment should be avoided during breastfeeding because the passage of tacalcitol in breast milk is not known.

Apsor side effects

- In the main emulsion clinical study, the side effects found were local and comparable to those found with other tacalcitol formulations: pruritus (1.5%), erythema (3%), skin burning sensation (3%). ), usually transient and reversible upon discontinuation of treatment.
- Due to the presence of propylene glycol, there may be a risk of contact eczema.

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