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Fluocinolone Oil

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
  • Any type of skin infection
  • Diabetes
  • Any allergies, including a peanut allergy or allergies to other foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Fluocinolone Oil to learn more, including information on who should not use this product.)

How Does It Work?

Fluocinolone oil is part of a group of medications known as corticosteroids, or steroids for short. It works by decreasing inflammation and suppressing an overactive immune system. Conditions such as atopic dermatitis and psoriasis are thought to occur when the immune system has an overactive response to some kind of trigger, leading to symptoms such as redness, a rash, and itching. By suppressing the immune system and decreasing inflammation, fluocinolone oil can reduce the symptoms of these conditions.

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