Topicort Drug Information

Topicort® (desoximetasone) is a medication licensed for the treatment of various skin conditions, such as eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis. It comes in several forms, including a cream, an ointment, and a gel. It is approved for use only in adults.
 
When using Topicort, apply a thin layer of the medicine on the affected areas of the skin twice daily. Possible side effects may include skin irritation, such as burning, itching, and dryness.
 
Before using Topicort, make sure your healthcare provider has up-to-date information on any other drugs you are taking (including vitamins and supplements), as well as any allergies you may have, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives. Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
 
(For more information on this drug, click Topicort. This full-length article covers topics such as how this skin medicine works, dosing guidelines, and other safety precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment.)
 

Topicort Drug Information

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