How it should be taken
It comes as a lotion to apply topically twice a day.
Dosage & When it is to be taken
Topical- Use twice daily or as directed by your physician.
When it is not to be taken (Contraindications)
Why it is prescribed (Indications)
This medication is a moisturizer, prescribed for dry, scaly, itchy skin normally used along with other medications.
Category C :
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Warnings and Precautions
Avoid application of this medication on your face.
It may cause skin irritation in people who have fair or sensitive skin.
Caution needed for pregnant women because it is harmful to unborn baby.
Do not apply on inflamed or broken skin.
It may be more sensitive to the sun. Avoid prolonged sun exposure, use a sunscreen and wear protective clothing when outdoors.
Store it at room temperature away from moisture and heat.