About the drug:
Calcipotriol is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in Daivonex Ointment. This drug is a topical vitamin D analouge, when applied to the skin, it works by reducing the production of skin cells and treats plaque psoriasis in adults and children aged over 6 years.
Uses of the drug:
Calcipotriol is used to treat plaque psoriasis. It is a more common condition where red scaly patches develop on your skin, called plaques. This medicine does not contain steroids, it is used only on skin affected by psoriasis.