Dovobet treatment may be repeated

Patients using DovobetĀ® (calcipotriol and betamethasone dipropionate) for the treatment of stable plaque psoriasis may initiate repeated treatment courses beyond the recommended treatment period of four weeks, provided they do so under medical supervision.

Dovobet® ointment should be applied to the affected area once daily - the maximum recommended dose is 15g per day and 100g per week. The ointment is not recommended for use in patients under 18 years of age.

Further information: Medical Information, LEO Pharma, Longwick Road, Princes Risborough, Bucks HP27 9RR. Tel: (01844) 347333.

Item code: 1008/10299
Date of preparation: August 2006
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