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Topical Fluticasone Propionate Information

By reducing inflammation and suppressing an overactive immune system, topical fluticasone propionate (Cutivate®) can help relieve itching and inflammation caused by various skin conditions. This prescription medicine comes in several forms and strengths, and is usually applied once or twice a day.
 
The lotion form is approved only for treating atopic dermatitis. The cream and ointment forms are used to treat eczema, psoriasis, and a wide variety of other skin problems.
 
Although this steroid may help relieve symptoms in some people, not everyone can use it. Information on topical fluticasone propionate should be discussed with your healthcare provider before starting treatment to minimize risks and to help ensure a safe treatment process.
 
Although most people tolerate this medicine well, side effects are possible and can include burning, dryness, and other skin reactions. In most cases, reactions to topical fluticasone propionate tend to be mild and easy to treat.
 
(Click Topical Fluticasone Propionate for more information, including a detailed description of how this product works, a list of side effects that may occur, and dosing tips on when and how to apply it.)
 

Topical Fluticasone Propionate Information

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