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What should I know about diflorasone cream before using it?

Before using diflorasone cream, you should know that it may increase your blood or urine sugar levels, so tell your doctor if you have diabetes. You should also know that even though it is applied to the skin, diflorasone cream can cause steroid side effects throughout the body. You should not cover the area of the skin treated with diflorasone cream, because covering the skin can cause more medication to be absorbed and cause unwanted side effects.

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