Pasitrex Ointment helps in treating plaque psoriasis, which is a medical condition that causes red skin patches that look like scales. The areas of the body most commonly effected by psoriasis are the knee, scalp, lower back and elbows. The scales can prove to be extremely itchy.
The condition occurs when the outer skin cells multiply at an extremely fast rate. Pasitrex Ointment drug slows down the rate at which the cells multiply. Sometimes, it may be used along with another drug to fasten the process of treatment.
Pasitrex Ointment should be used precisely as per your medical adviser’s guidance. Available in the form of an ointment, Pasitrex Ointment is primarily applied twice a day. Rub in the ointment and let the skin absorb it, do not dress the affected area with a bandage as it may slow down the healing process. The solution that is meant for the scalp, should be used twice daily.
Drug = Calcipotriol
Strength = 0.005%
Manufacturer = Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
How To Take
Pasitrex Ointment is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
Pasitrex C Ointment
Redness of skin
Pasitrex Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Pasitrex Ointment benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Pasitrex Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Pasitrex Ointment is used for the treatment of mild-to-moderate plaque psoriasis characterized by red, scaly, itchy, dry patches on the skin and the scalp due to the increased production of skin cells.