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Should I let my doctor know I am taking topical steroids?

If you are planning on taking topical steroids, you should talk to your doctor. Topical steroids can react adversely with a variety of different medical conditions and medications. Thus, it is important to discuss the proper dosage of topical steroids and all of the possible complications that may occur.

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