|Brand Name||Folitrax LP|
|Manufactured By||Ipca Laboratories Ltd|
|Shelf Life||24 Months|
|Prescription/Non prescription||Non prescription|
FOLITRAX LP GEL
INTRODUCTION OF FOLITRAX LP GEL:
Folitrax LP Gel is a medicine used to treat a severe form of skin disease called psoriasis when other treatments are not effective. The medicine help kills the cells in the skin which are growing too quickly. It may be also used to treat other conditions, as determined by the doctor.
Folitrax LP Gel is only meant for external use and should be used as advised by your doctor. Your doctor will decide what dose is necessary and how often you need to use it. Do not stop using the medicine without first checking with your doctor. You should use it exactly as your doctor has advised.
Before using it, tell your doctor if you have liver or kidney problems or are taking any medicines to treat infections. Let your doctor also if you are taking or using any other medications. This medicine is not recommended during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. It can cause harm to your baby.
USES OF FOLITRAX LP GEL
· Treatment of Psoriasis
BENEFITS OF FOLITRAX LP GEL
In Treatment of Psoriasis
Folitrax LP Gel belongs to a group of medicines called antimetabolites. It may be used to treat severe psoriasis when other treatments have not worked. Psoriasis is a condition where the skin cells in the body grow too quickly. Folitrax LP Gel works by killing these fast-growing cells. It is potent and very toxic medicine and you should discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. Take it exactly as prescribed and for as long as it is prescribed to get the most benefit. DO NOT take more than you should. It may take several months to become fully effective. You should avoid drinking alcohol while having this treatment and drink plenty of water to stay hydrated.
MECHANISM OF ACTION FOLITRAX LP GEL
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them.