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Make sure your healthcare provider knows if you are using aldesleukin or corticorelin before beginning treatment with Aclovate. Combining these drugs can lead to negative interactions, possibly decreasing the effectiveness of aldesleukin and corticorelin. To help avoid these and other possible reactions, make sure your healthcare provider knows about all medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are taking.

An Overview of Interactions With Aclovate

Aclovate® (alclometasone dipropionate) 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 Aclovate include but are not limited to:

Aclovate Drug Interactions Explained

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

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with Aclovate 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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