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People who are using ApexiCon E Cream for treating various skin conditions may not be able to use aldesleukin or corticorelin. Combining these drugs with ApexiCon E Cream may cause negative interactions, possibly decreasing the effectiveness of these medications. Before beginning treatment with this cream, make sure your healthcare provider is aware of all other medicines, vitamins, and supplements you are taking.

An Overview of Interactions With ApexiCon E Cream

ApexiCon® E Cream (diflorasone emollient 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 ApexiCon E Cream include but are not limited to:

ApexiCon E Cream Drug Interactions Explained

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

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with ApexiCon E 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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