What should I know about desonide cream, ointment, and lotion?

Before using desonide cream, ointment and lotion, make sure that you know how to properly use these topical medications. Tell your doctor about your medical history, present medical conditions and any medications you are currently taking. Read all directions in advance, and ask your doctor or pharmacist any questions you may have. Make sure you are not allergic to any of the ingredients of desonide cream, ointment and lotion. Desonide may not be appropriate for people who are pregnant or diabetic.

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