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Drug Interactions With Prednicarbate

Two drugs in particular are known to interact with prednicarbate. One is used to help diagnose Cushing's disease, and the other is used in chemotherapy treatment. If you are taking these, or any other drugs, vitamins, or herbal supplements, tell your healthcare provider before beginning treatment with this topical steroid.

An Overview of Prednicarbate Interactions

Prednicarbate (Dermatop®) is unlikely to react with other medications. However, there are a few potential drug interactions that may occur. Some of the products that may cause prednicarbate interactions include:
 

More Information on Drug Interactions With Prednicarbate

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when prednicarbate is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Aldesleukin
Corticosteroids, including prednicarbate, may make aldesleukin (a chemotherapy medication) less effective. In general, these medications should not be used together.
 
Corticorelin
Corticosteroids, including prednicarbate, may 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 prednicarbate.
 

Final Thoughts

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

Prednicarbate Drug Information

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