What side effects of mometasone furoate should I report to my doctor?

Tell your doctor if the patch of skin you are treating with mometasone furoate cream, ointment or lotion turns red, warm and swollen. Those are signs that the skin may be infected, which means you need a doctor's attention. Some people who use mometasone furoate products that are applied to the skin may notice that their symptoms (such as itching or burning skin) get worse. If that happens, contact your doctor.

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