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Desonate Drug Interactions

Although drug interactions are unlikely with Desonate, there are still some potential concerns to be aware of before using this product. For example, Desonate can make certain medications (such as aldesleukin and corticorelin) less effective. To help ensure a safe and effective treatment process, talk to your healthcare provider about any interactions that may apply to you.

An Overview of Interactions With Desonate

Desonate® (desonide gel) is 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 Desonate drug interactions include:
 

Desonate Drug Interactions Explained

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

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all Desonate 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.
 

Desonate Medication Information

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