What is Desowen?

Desonide is the generic name of a low-potency topical corticosteroid that has been available since the 1970s. It is primarily used to treat atopic dermatitis (eczema), seborrheic dermatitis, contact dermatitis and psoriasis in both adults and children. It has a fairly good safety profile and is available as a cream, ointment, lotion, and as a foam under the tradename Verdeso Foam. It is a group VI corticosteroid under US classification, the second least potent group.

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Hi, I am 29yr old and had delivered a baby before 11 months ago and still feed my baby and don t have regular period cycle. Recently I went out to...

doctor1 MD

i dont think u have major problem
it look like skin sensitivity due to dryness
apply good misturizer and continue same treatment
it take time to...

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Hi I am 27 yrs old , Female. My hair is very scanty and when consulted dermatologist following were recommended :

Danclear Shampoo ( once in a week...

doctor1 MD

Welcome to HCM.
Any medication is capable of causing adverse effect when they are irrationally used.
All the drugs which are prescribed...

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