CALCIPOTRIOL Cutaneous solution Ref.[6476] Active ingredients: Calcipotriol

Source: Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)  Revision Year: 2017  Publisher: Sandoz Ltd, Frimley Business Park, Frimley, Camberley, Surrey, GU16 7SR, United Kingdom

Product name and form

Calcipotriol 50 micrograms/ml Scalp Solution.

Pharmaceutical Form

Cutaneous solution.

Clear, colourless solution with an odour of menthol.

Qualitative and quantitative composition

One ml of calcipotriol cutaneous solution contains 50 micrograms calcipotriol.

Excipient with known effect: Propylene glycol 30 mg/ml.

For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.

Active Ingredient Description

Calcipotriol is a derivative of vitamin D for topical use on psoriasis. It probably works by suppressing keratinization. Advantage of substance or absence of odor and non-coloring of clothing.

List of Excipients

Sodium citrate
Propylene glycol
Isopropyl alcohol
Water, purified

Pack sizes and marketing

Polyethene bottle fitted with polyethene nozzle and closed with polypropylene screw cap.

Pack sizes: 30, 60, 100 and 120 ml.

Not all pack sizes may be marketed.

Marketing authorization holder

Sandoz Ltd, Frimley Business Park, Frimley, Camberley, Surrey, GU16 7SR, United Kingdom

Marketing authorization dates and numbers

PL 04416/0888

Date of first authorisation: 13 May 2009

Date of latest renewal: 25 August 2014

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