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Mometasone Furoate Ointment Information

Mometasone furoate ointment (Elocon®) is a medication prescribed for the treatment of various skin conditions in adults and children as young as two years old. For example, this medicine can help treat inflammation and itching caused by dermatitis, psoriasis, eczema, and a number of other skin problems. It is typically applied in a thin layer to the affected areas of the skin once daily. Acne, burning, and stinging are some of the most common side effects.
 
Although this steroid is effective and generally well tolerated, not everyone can use this medication. Information on mometasone furoate ointment should be discussed with your healthcare provider before starting treatment to minimize risks and to help ensure safe treatment. For instance, you may not be able to use this drug if you have certain allergies, if you are taking certain medications, or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
 
(Click Mometasone Furoate Ointment for more information, including a detailed description of the medicine's effects, a list of other potential side effects, and dosing tips on how to apply this product.)
 

Mometasone Furoate Ointment Information

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