Calcipotriol (INN) or calcipotriene (USAN) is a synthetic derivative of calcitriol, a
form of vitamin D. It is used in the treatment of psoriasis, marketed under the ...
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Calcipotriene (calcipotriol) is a synthetic drug derived from calcitriol otherwise
known as vitamin D. It works by regulating the production and growth of skin cells
May 16, 2016 ... Calcipotriene is a man-made form of vitamin D. It is involved in the growth and
development of skin cells. Calcipotriene topical (for the skin) is ...
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Apr 1, 2015 ... Calcipotriene is used on the skin and scalp to treat plaque psoriasis. It is a form of
vitamin D that works by changing how the skin cells are ...
Calcipotriene is a form of synthetic vitamin D3 that is formulated to slow skin cell
growth, flatten lesions and remove scale. It also can be used to treat psoriasis ...
J Am Acad Dermatol. 1995 Jan;32(1):67-72. Calcipotriene ointment 0.005% for
psoriasis: a safety and efficacy study. Calcipotriene Study Group. Highton A(1) ...
Calcipotriene ointment, 0.005% contains the compound calcipotriene, a synthetic
vitamin D3 derivative for topical dermatological use. Chemically, calcipotriene ...