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Drug Interactions With Desoximetasone Cream

When certain drugs are used in combination with desoximetasone cream, negative interactions could occur. Some of the medications that may react with desoximetasone cream include corticorelin and aldesleukin. Taking these medications together could decrease the effectiveness of the drugs. Make sure your healthcare provider knows about any other medication, vitamin, or herbal supplement you are using before beginning treatment with this medicine.

An Overview of Desoximetasone Cream Interactions

Desoximetasone cream (Topicort®) is generally unlikely to interact with other medications. However, there are a few potential drug interactions that may occur. Some of the drugs that can react with desoximetasone cream include but are not limited to:
 
 

More Detail on Drug Interactions With Desoximetasone Cream

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when desoximetasone cream is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Aldesleukin
Corticosteroids, including desoximetasone cream, can make aldesleukin (a chemotherapy medication) less effective. In general, these medications should not be used together.
 
Corticorelin
Corticosteroids, including desoximetasone cream, can make corticorelin less effective. Corticorelin is used as a diagnostic agent in tests for Cushing's syndrome or other similar problems. If you are being tested for Cushing's disease, make sure your healthcare provider knows you have been using desoximetasone cream.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with desoximetasone cream were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.

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