What is Fluocinonide?

This is a type of steroid mostly used topically for skin diseases like eczema, dermatitis to relieve itching, burning, local irritation, dryness. It should not be used near eyes, used only externally as gel or ointment.

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hello! for a few weeks since winter started, i started seeing dry red spots on my cheek bone area so i used vasaline and moisturizing cream. but...

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The prescription provided by your doctor seemed apt for your skin condition. In such conditions usually a steroid...

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Two weeks into a nasty bout of poison ivy, my doc prescribed daily 60mg of prednisone , twice daily 500mg of cephalaxin and twice daily application...

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Change in color of poison ivy rash is normal.This is known as post inflammatory hyperpigmentation.Complete the...

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Hello-- I've been using .05% Fluocinonide 2x/day for the last 12 weeks to control edema while I take chemo plus Neulasta to rebuild the WC....

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I read your question and i understand your concern. The edema is due to...

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