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What is Dermatop emollient cream (prednicarbate)?

Dermatop emollient cream (prednicarbate) is a prescription medication that is used to treat skin conditions, such as eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis. It is a type of medication called a topical corticosteroid, which works by reducing the actions of chemicals in the body that cause the skin to become itchy, red, swollen and irritated. Dermatop emollient  comes as a cream that is applied to the skin usually twice a day, or as directed by your doctor. Wash your hands after applying Dermatop emollient cream, and make sure this medication does not get in your eyes, mouth or nose. Only use it for as long as your doctor recommends. Talk to your doctor to determine whether Dermatop emollient cream is right for you.

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