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Some medications such as corticorelin and aldesleukin may be less effective when used in combination with diflorasone emollient cream. Potential interactions with these and other drugs should be discussed with your healthcare provider before beginning treatment with diflorasone emollient cream. To avoid any problems, make sure your healthcare provider knows about all other medications and supplements you are taking.

An Overview of Diflorasone Emollient Cream Interactions

Diflorasone emollient cream (ApexiCon® E Cream) is generally unlikely to react with other medications. However, there are a few potential drug interactions that may occur. Some of the products that can interfere with diflorasone emollient cream include but are not limited to:

More Detail on Drug Interactions With Diflorasone Emollient Cream

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when diflorasone emollient cream is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
Corticosteroids, including diflorasone emollient cream, can make aldesleukin (a chemotherapy medication) less effective. In general, these medications should not be used together.
Corticosteroids, including diflorasone emollient cream, can make corticorelin less effective. Corticorelin is used as a diagnostic agent in tests for Cushing's syndrome or other similar problems. If you are being tested for Cushing's disease, make sure your healthcare provider knows you have been using diflorasone emollient cream.

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with diflorasone emollient cream were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.
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