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Side effects of diprovate n creame

dear sir i have use diprovate n and accensol gel cream on my face regular for 7 years but now i want to discontinue when i was trying to not use then my skin is get red it swell and i am feeling like burning what i will do i have try it many time .it use regular when i will use it continue so any major problem occurs in future
Mon, 3 Oct 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
hi
u have done mistake.
it is potent steroid not to be applied on face
there r lots of side efffect.
but now dont worry.
its never late to stop it
u have steroid addiction
deaddiction will take time
stop betnovate n cream and start tacrolimus 1% at night
its non steroidal cream
gradually taper it dose
better to consult dermatologist
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