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Desoximetasone Gel Information

By suppressing an overactive immune system and reducing inflammation, desoximetasone gel (Topicort®) can help treat a number of skin conditions. Specifically, this prescription medicine is designed to treat conditions like eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis. It is approved for use in adults only and is applied in small amounts on the affected areas of the skin twice daily.
 
Although this steroid is generally safe and effective, not everyone can use this medication. The safety information for desoximetasone gel should be discussed with your healthcare provider before starting treatment to minimize risks and to help ensure a safe treatment. For example, you may not be able to use this medicine if you have certain allergies, if you are taking certain medications, or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
 
Common side effects of this product include burning, dry skin, and itching. In most cases, however, reactions to the drug tend to be mild and easy to treat.
 
(Click Desoximetasone Gel for more information, including a detailed description of the medicine's effects, who makes it, and more. This article also includes important tips to help you get the most out of each dose.)
 

Desoximetasone Gel Information

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