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Verdeso Medication Information

Available by prescription only, Verdeso® (desonide foam) is a medication used to treat atopic dermatitis. It is a type of steroid and works by suppressing an overactive immune system and reducing inflammation. This medicine is approved for use in adults and children as young as three months old.
 
Verdeso comes in the form of a foam that is applied to the affected areas of the skin twice daily. Possible side effects may include coughing and a burning sensation at the application site.
 
To ensure your safety with Verdeso, make sure your healthcare provider has up-to-date information on any other medications you are taking, including vitamins and supplements, as well as any allergies you may have, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives. Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
 
(To read the full eMedTV article on this medication, click Verdeso. This article offers information on how this medicine works, dosing guidelines, and general safety precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment.)
 

Verdeso Medication Information

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