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Clobex Drug Interactions

Before starting treatment with Clobex, make sure your healthcare provider knows if you are taking corticorelin or aldesleukin. These drugs can cause interactions when used with Clobex, possibly making aldesleukin and corticorelin less effective. In many cases, your healthcare provider may not recommend taking these medications together.

An Overview of Interactions With Clobex

Clobex® (clobetasol propionate) is generally unlikely to react with other medications. However, there are a few potential drug interactions that may occur. Some of the products that may lead to drug interactions with Clobex include:
 

Clobex Drug Interactions Explained

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

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all Clobex 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.
 

Clobex Drug Information

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