Who should not use Desonide Foam?

There is some concern about pregnant and breastfeeding women and children using desonide foam. Talk to your doctor about the risks of desonide if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as doctors are unsure if it may be found in breast milk after use. Also, since desonide foam is a type of corticosteroid, it may alter the growth of children with long-term use.

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