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Dermatop Drug Interactions

If a certain chemotherapy drug or diagnostic agent for Cushing's disease is used with Dermatop, drug interactions are possible. In fact, Dermatop could make these products less effective. Give your healthcare provider a complete list of all medications you are using (including vitamins, nonprescription drugs, and herbal supplements) before starting treatment with any new drug.

An Overview of Interactions With Dermatop

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

Dermatop Drug Interactions Explained

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

Final Thoughts

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

Dermatop Medication Information

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