DesOwen Drug Interactions

If you are taking aldesleukin or corticorelin, make sure to let your healthcare provider know before using DesOwen. Combining these drugs with DesOwen can lead to negative interactions, possibly decreasing the effectiveness of the drugs.

An Overview of Interactions With DesOwen

DesOwen® (desonide) is generally unlikely to react with other medications. However, there are a few potential drug interactions that may occur. Some of the drugs that can lead to interactions with DesOwen include but are not limited to:
 
 

DesOwen Drug Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when DesOwen is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Aldesleukin
Corticosteroids, including DesOwen, can make aldesleukin (a chemotherapy medication) less effective. In general, these medications should not be used together.
 
Corticorelin
Corticosteroids, including DesOwen, 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 DesOwen.
 

Final Thoughts

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

DesOwen Drug Information

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