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Available by prescription only, desoximetasone cream is a medicated skin product used to treat dermatitis, eczema, and many other skin problems. As a type of steroid, this cream works by reducing inflammation and suppressing an overactive immune system. It is applied on the affected areas of the skin twice daily. Potential side effects include itching, burning, and irritation of the skin.
What Is Desoximetasone Cream?Desoximetasone cream (Topicort®) is a prescription skin medication. It belongs to a group of medications known as topical steroids and is used to treat inflammation and itching due to a wide variety of skin conditions, such as eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, and allergic reactions.
Are There Side Effects?Just like any medicine, desoximetasone cream may cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.