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Prior to taking medicines such as corticorelin or aldesleukin, make sure your healthcare provider knows if you are using Vanos. Drug interactions may occur when this cream is combined with these medications, potentially making aldesleukin and corticorelin less effective. Your healthcare provider may recommend not using these medications with Vanos.

An Overview of Interactions With Vanos

Vanos® (fluocinonide cream) 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 Vanos include but are not limited to:

Vanos Drug Interactions Explained

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

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with Vanos 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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