What are the dosage recommendations for topical steroids?

You should follow the indications of your doctor and those on the back of the medication container concerning dosage recommendations. This is because  recommendations vary depending on the strength of your topical steroid and the condition it is treating. Whether you are using a prescription or over-the-counter form of topical steroid it is always important to follow the recommendations. Additionally, before you use topical steroids or any other medication you should talk to your doctor about all of the possible interactions.

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