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Diflorasone Diacetate Dosage

The standard dosing guidelines for diflorasone diacetate call for a thin layer of the medicine to be applied on the affected areas of the skin one to three times a day. Your dosage may vary, depending on the severity of your skin condition. Because this product is a steroid, do not use diflorasone diacetate for longer than two weeks without talking to your healthcare provider.

An Introduction to Your Dose of Diflorasone Diacetate

The standard recommended diflorasone diacetate dose varies, depending on the severity of the condition being treated. As is always the case, do not adjust this amount unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 

Diflorasone Diacetate Dosing Instructions

The standard dosage for diflorasone diacetate (cream, ointment, or emollient cream) for treating itching or inflammation due to a wide variety of skin conditions, such as psoriasis, eczema, or allergic reactions, is a thin film applied to the affected area one to three times a day.
 
Although the prescribing information for diflorasone diacetate does not mention a specific recommended length of treatment, it is standard to limit the use of steroids such as this one to as short a period as possible to reduce the risk of serious problems. Make sure to discuss with your healthcare provider exactly how long you should use this product.
 

General Information on Using Diflorasone Diacetate

Some considerations to keep in mind during treatment with diflorasone diacetate include the following:
 
  • Do not cover the cream with a dressing (such as a bandage), unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so, as this increases the risk of serious diflorasone diacetate side effects.
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  • If your skin condition does not improve within two weeks, please check with your healthcare provider. A different treatment approach may be necessary.
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  • For the medication to work properly, it must be used as prescribed.
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  • If you are unsure about anything related to your dosage or diflorasone diacetate dosing in general, please talk with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.
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Diflorasone Diacetate Drug Information

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