What should I tell my pharmacist before using mometasone furoate?

Most people can use mometasone furoate cream, ointment or lotion. However, it's always a good idea to talk with your pharmacist first. Tell him or her if you have ever had an allergic reaction to mometasone furoate or any other drug in the past. List all of the other medications you use. That includes over-the-counter drugs, vitamins, dietary supplements and medicinal herbs.

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