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Exorex Cream
(Coal tar - non Rx)

Formulation : Gel

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No Generic Alternative Available

No generic alternative is available for this drug.

What is Exorex Cream /Coal tar - non Rx used for?

Exorex is used to treat psoriasis skin symptoms such as flaking, itching, dryness, redness and scaling. This medication does not cure psoriasis skin symptoms, it only relieves the symptoms temporarily.

How should Exorex Cream /Coal tar - non Rx be stored?

Store at room temperature. Keep away from moisture and heat. When not in use, keep the medicine tightly closed.

General information

This medication should only be used by prescribed patient, do not give it to other people. The information provided is advisory only and does not contain all information pertaining to this medication. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider for question about this medication.

How should I take Exorex Cream/Coal tar - non Rx ?

Read the directions on the prescription label. Do not take larger doses than prescribed by your doctor. Take this medication as directed on the label or by your pharmacist, doctor, or other healthcare provider. Apply the cream, lotion or gel as directed on the medication label. You may need to apply it 1 to 4 times a day.

When should Exorex Cream /Coal tar - non Rx not be taken?

Do not take use Exorex if you are allergic to coal tar. Also, do not use this medication to treat the skin on your groin or rectal area.

What precautions should I follow when taking Exorex Cream /Coal tar - non Rx ?

Before using Exorex, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant or breastfeeding; if you are taking prescription or over the counter medication, herbal preparation, or dietary supplements; if you are receiving ultraviolet radiation treatment for your psoriasis.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Exorex Cream /Coal tar - non Rx ?

Patients using Exorex should avoid artificial UV rays and sunlight (tanning, tanning beds, or sunlamps) because this medication can make your skin more sensitive to sunlight resulting in sunburn. If you experience severe burning, irritation, swelling or stinging on the treated skin contact your doctor right away and stop using Exorex. Do not treat large skin areas or use over a long period of time without your doctor's advice. While using Exorex, if you notice your symptoms do not improve or if it has gotten worse, contact your doctor right away.

When should Exorex Cream /Coal tar - non Rx not be taken?

Severe: Severe allergic reactions including itching, tightness in the chest, rash, hives, difficulty breathing, and swelling of the mouth, lips, tongue or face.

Common: Mild skin irritation or skin rash.

Other: None.