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Dovonex (Calcipotriene Topical) - Reviews, Ratings, Comments by Patients

 
 



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Below are Dovonex (Calcipotriene Topical) reviews, ratings, comments submitted by patients and caregivers. Based on a total of 1 ratings/reviews, Dovonex has an overall score of 6. The effectiveness score is 6 and the side effect score is 10. The scores are on ten point scale: 10 - best, 1 - worst. This information is not vetted and should not be cosidered as clinical evidence.
 

Dovonex review by 29 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Moderately Effective
Side effects:   No Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   Psoriasis
Dosage & duration:   .005% (dosage frequency: 1-2 times daily) for the period of 4 years
Other conditions:   None
Other drugs taken:   Clobetasol
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   Controlled the psoriasis, however did not reduce its presence.
Side effects:   a "halo" a few shades lighter than the natural skin tone was present around the site of application, which would last about 12-24 hours.
Comments:   I found this time-consuming to apply 1-2 times daily. Also, due to the "halo" effect, it was a little precarious to apply as well.
 


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