Dithrocream Forte 0.5% 50g is used for the treatment of psoriasis including psoriasis on the scalp. This topical treatment contains the active ingredient Dithranol an antimitotic medicine which helps to treat excessive cell production, and restore the normal development of the skin. It can be directly applied to the affected area to reduce the symptoms of psoriasis such as scaly skin and thickening of the skin. Apply carefully to localised areas of the scalp and skin.
You should carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use.It is recommended that you only use this cream for short periods of time as Dithranol is known to irritate and stain the skin; you can apply the cream before going to bed, leave it on overnight and wash it off in the morning.