Calcipotriene is a man-made form of vitamin D. It is involved in the growth and development of skin cells. Calcipotriene topical (for the skin) is used to treat plaque psoriasis (psoriasis with scaly patches). Calcipotriene topical may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Dovonex is used to control the growth and development of skin cells. Before one uses Dovonex, the patient is advised to be open with and inform the doctor about the full details of their current conditions, this is because Dovonex is not only interactive but also very dangerous when wrongly administered.