Who should not use halobetasol?

Certain people should not use halobetasol in order to avoid potential complications or side effects. If you are allergic to any ingredient in halobetasol, you should not use this medication. Do not use it if you have sores or blisters on your skin or if you have a severe skin infection. Halobetasol also should not be used to treat rosacea or red sores near the mouth (perioral dermatitis). Talk to your doctor before using halobetasol if you have diabetes. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding should talk to their doctors before using halobetasol because it may harm a developing or nursing baby. If you have questions about whether you should use halobetasol, talk to your doctor.

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