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Who should not use Dermatop emollient cream (prednicarbate)?

Certain people should not use Dermatop emollient cream (prednicarbate) in order to avoid potential complications or side effects. If you are allergic to any ingredient in Dermatop emollient cream or to other corticosteroids, you should not use this medication. Children younger than one year of age should not use Dermatop emollient cream; you should talk to your doctor before using Dermatop emollient cream for children of any age. Talk to your doctor before using Dermatop emollient cream if you have a skin infection or if your skin is cut, scraped or broken. If you have the measles, chicken pox, shingles or tuberculosis, or if you have had a vaccination recently, talk to a doctor before you use Dermatop emollient cream. It is not known whether Dermatop emollient cream may cause harm to a developing or nursing baby, so talk to your doctor before using it if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Talk to your doctor if you have concerns about whether you should use Dermatop emollient cream.

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