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Drug Interactions With Clobetasol Propionate Foam

When certain medications are used in combination with clobetasol propionate foam, drug interactions may occur. Some of these reactions, such as with aldesleukin or corticorelin, can decrease the effectiveness of the medications. To help reduce your risk for problems, tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines, vitamins, or supplements you are taking.

An Overview of Clobetasol Propionate Foam Interactions

Clobetasol propionate foam (Olux®) is generally unlikely to react with other medications. However, there are a few potential drug interactions that may occur. Some of the drugs that can lead to interactions with clobetasol propionate foam include but are not limited to:

Drug Interactions With Clobetasol Propionate Foam Explained

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

Final Thoughts

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

Clobetasol Propionate Foam Information

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