Vitamin D3/Tacalcitol is a Medicine belongs to Dermatological drug group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1722   Edition : 38,    Page :   Edition : ,

  ►   Brandname : Curatoderm,Arachitol Nano,Calcimax,Calcimax Forte,Ostocalcium,Calvit,Calvit Lc,Depura,Zincovit

  ►  Strength : Lotion with   , Ointment with   ,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1722   Edition : 38,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Topical,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1722   Edition : 38,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Plaque psoriasis Topical Not mor than 10 mL Lotion Should be applied each day. When used together, the total weekly dose of anhydrous tacalcitol should not exceed 280 micrograms (e.g. 30 ml of lotion plus 40 g of ointment).
2 Plaque psoriasis Topical Not more than 10 gm Ointment Should be applied each day. When used together, the total weekly dose of anhydrous tacalcitol should not exceed 280 micrograms (e.g. 30 ml of lotion plus 40 g of ointment).

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 1722   Edition : 38,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : paresthesia, Skin irritation, burning , Itching, dry skin, erythema, Aggravation of psoriasis, hypercalcaemia, ,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1722   Edition : 38, Martindale    Page : 1722,1698   Edition : 38,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Vitamin D3/Tacalcitol is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  NA


►  Contraindication : care should be taken to avoid the eyes.,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1722   Edition : 38,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   NA

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   NA


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA


►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA