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What is Vtama used for?

This medication is used to treat a certain skin condition (plaque psoriasis). Tapinarof can help lessen the symptoms of plaque psoriasis (such as red, scaly patches of skin).




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Vtama Frequently Asked Questions

Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start using tapinarof and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Wash and dry your hands before applying the medication, then clean and dry the affected area. Apply a thin film of the medication to the affected area and gently rub in as directed by your doctor, usually once daily. Do not apply this medication to normal, healthy skin. Wash your hands after using this medication unless your hands are being treated. If your doctor recommends a moisturizer, apply it after this medication.

This medication is for use on the skin only. Avoid getting this medication in your eyes, mouth, or vagina. If you do get the medication in those areas, flush with plenty of water.

Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, use it at the same time each day.

Do not use large amounts or apply this medication more often than directed or use it for longer than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster, and your risk of side effects will increase.

Tell your doctor if your condition does not get better or if it gets worse.

IMPORTANT: HOW TO USE THIS INFORMATION: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

Vtama Dosage and Form Information

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