An overdose with this medication can cause serious problems. This is especially true if too much is used over an extended period. If you or someone else may have used too much (or taken Cutivate Ointment by mouth), seek immediate medical attention.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Cutivate Ointment?
If you forget to apply your dose, apply it as soon as possible, unless it is almost time for the next dose. In this case, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not apply a double amount.
Cutivate Ointment should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
This medication comes in one strength -- Cutivate Ointment 0.005% ointment, available in 15-, 30-, and 60-gram tubes.
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