Who should not use halcinonide ointment?

Certain people should not use halcinonide ointment in order to avoid potential complications or side effects. If you are allergic to any ingredient in halcinonide ointment, you should not use this medication. Do not use halcinonide ointment if you have sores or blisters on your skin or if you have a severe skin infection. Talk to your doctor before using halcinonide ointment if you have chicken pox, tuberculosis or the measles or if you recently had a vaccination. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding should talk to their doctors before using halcinonide ointment because it may harm a developing or nursing baby. If you have concerns about whether you should use halcinonide ointment, talk to your doctor.

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