- Calcium Carbonate–Vitamin D3
- Metadoxine–Silymarin–L-Ornithine-L-Aspartate–Folic Acid–Pyridoxine Hcl
- Pyridoxine Hcl
- Pyridoxine Hcl–Folic Acid
- Salicylic Acid
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Vectical* used for?
Generic for Vectical* (Calcitriol) ointment is used to treat psoriasis. It is a form of vitamin D that works by slowing the production of skin cells. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Vectical*?
The dosage of Generic for Vectical* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label. The following dosage information includes the common dose of Generic for Vectical*. If your dose is different, do not follow the dosage described below unless your physician has approved.
Apply a thin layer of Generic for Vectical* ointment on the area of skin affected by psoriasis. Wash your hands after using the medication.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Vectical*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to apply Generic for Vectical* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Vectical*?
Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Vectical*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Vectical*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Vectical*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is used with another drug or with food. Before you use a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Vectical*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Vectical* can interact with diuretics.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Vectical*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Vectical* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Vectical* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Vectical* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Vectical* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Vectical* can cause side effects such as blistering, burning, peeling, itching, redness, or irritation at the site of application. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are using Generic for Vectical*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Vectical*?
Is it possible for me to apply Generic for Vectical* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I apply Generic for Vectical*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Vectical*?
How will Generic for Vectical* work in my body?
How should Generic for Vectical* used?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Vectical* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Vectical* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.