Topicort

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Generic medications are significantly discounted copies of brand name medication that have the same active ingredients, intended use, dosage, side effects, effects, and route of administration as the original brand name medication. In other words, generic medications have the same pharmacological effects as their brand-name counterparts. Over half of all prescribed medications are for generic medications.

0.05% Cream

Topicort 0.05% Cream

Desoximetasone 0.05% Cream

No generic is available for Topicort 0.05%.

Topicort 0.05% Cream

Topicort 0.05% Cream

Desoximetasone 0.05% Cream

  • Marketed as Topicort Mild in Canada
  • Manufactured by Sanofi Aventis Canada Inc
  • Product of Canada • Shipped from Canada
  • Prescription Required

No generic is available for Topicort 0.05%.

0.25% Ointment

Topicort 0.25% Ointment

Desoximetasone 0.25% Ointment

No generic is available for Topicort 0.25%.

Topicort 0.25% Ointment

Topicort 0.25% Ointment

Desoximetasone 0.25% Ointment

  • Manufactured by Sanofi Aventis Canada Inc
  • Product of Canada • Shipped from Canada
  • Prescription Required

No generic is available for Topicort 0.25%.

Topicort Drug Information

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Topicort Drug Information

  • Topicort Overview

    Topicort is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (e.g., eczema, dermatitis, allergies, rash). Desoximetasone reduces the swelling, itching and redness that can occur in these types of conditions. Topicort is a strong corticosteroid.

  • How to Use Topicort

    Use Topicort only on the skin. Do not use it on the face, groin, or underarms unless directed to do so by your doctor. Wash and dry your hands. Before applying the medication, clean and dry the affected area. Apply a thin film of the medication to the affected area and gently rub in, usually twice daily or as directed by your doctor. Do not cover, bandage or wrap the area unless directed to do so by your doctor. If used in the diaper area on an infant, do not use tight-fitting diapers or plastic pants. After applying the medication, wash your hands unless you are using Topicort to treat the hands. When applying Topicort near the eyes, avoid getting it in the eyes as this may worsen or cause glaucoma. Also, avoid getting Topicort in the nose or mouth. If you get the medication in your eyes, nose, or mouth, rinse with plenty of water. Use Topicort only for the condition prescribed. Do not use it for longer than prescribed. Inform your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.

  • Topicort Precautions

    Before using desoximetasone, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other corticosteroids (e.g., hydrocortisone, prednisone); or if you have any other allergies. Topicort may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using Topicort, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history,poor blood circulation, immune system problems. Do not use if there is an infection or sore present in the area to be treated. Rarely, using corticosteroid medications for a long time or over large areas of skin can make it more difficult for your body to respond to physical stress. Therefore, before having surgery or emergency treatment, or if you get a serious illness/injury, tell your doctor or dentist that you are using Topicort or have used Topicort within the past few months. Though it is unlikely, Topicort may slow down a child's growth if used for a long time. The effect on final adult height is unknown. See the doctor regularly so your child's height can be checked. Topicort should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is not known whether Topicort, when applied to the skin, passes into breast milk. Other medications in this class, when taken by mouth, pass into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

  • Topicort Misdose

    If you miss a dose of Topicort, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Use your next dose at the regular time. Do not double the dose to catch up.

  • Topicort Interactions

    Your healthcare professionals (such as your doctor or pharmacist) may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for it. Do not start, stop or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with them first. Before using Topicort, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use,oral corticosteroids (e.g., prednisone), drugs that suppress the immune system (e.g., cyclosporine). This document does not contain all possible interactions. Therefore, before using Topicort, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all the products you use. Keep a list of all your medications with you, and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist.

  • Topicort Side Effects

    What are Topicort side effects?

    Side effects are physical, mental or emotional symptoms which occur in addition to or outside of the desired effect of a therapeutic treatment such as an over-the-counter or prescribed drug or medication. Side effects from Topicort may occur at the beginning or at the end of treatment and may also depend on the length of time an individual remains on the treatment. Side effects, also known as adverse effects, are generally more likely to occur when starting treatment. Individuals may also experience side effects from Topicort as a result of an interaction with other medications.

    Side Effects of Topicort

    The side effects of Topicort may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Topicort. Also, an individual’s state of general physical health and seriousness of the disease or illness as well as an increase or decrease in dosage may lead to side effects. Further, side effects from Topicort may also occur as a result of an interaction with certain herbal supplements, foods or drinks.

    Prescription drug side effects can be serious and may cause patients to stop the treatment. However, when side effects from the use of a prescription drug, such as Topicort, do occur a patient should consult their physician. A physician may prescribe an additional treatment in order to control the symptoms or an adjustment in the dosage may be made. In addition, changes to diet, exercise or other lifestyle activities may help to lessen the side effects of Topicort.

    By understanding side effects and the factors which may influence the occurrence of side effects patients are empowered to take an active role in their care. Patients who have specific questions about the side effects of Topicort, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Topicort and the side effects associated with Topicort are described in the following:

    Common Topicort Side Effects

    Severe

    Less Severe

    • Stinging of Skin
    • Erythema

    Less Frequent Topicort Side Effects

    Severe

    • purpura
    • skin and skin structure infection
    • skin atrophy
    • folliculitis

    Less Severe

    • telangiectasia
    • pruritus of skin
    • paresthesia
    • skin rash
    • headache disorder
    • treatment site sequelae

    Rare or Very Rare Topicort Side Effects

    Severe

    • skin striae
    • skin ulcer
    • urticaria
    • Skin Hypopigmentation
    • central serous chorioretinopathy
    • hypothalamic-pituitary insufficiency
    • adrenal cortical insufficiency
    • cataracts
    • glaucoma
    • ocular hypertension
    • bullous dermatitis

    Less Severe

    • alopecia
    • hirsutism
    • acneiform eruption
    • dry skin
    • blistering skin
    • Hyperesthesia
    • skin irritation
    • Perioral Dermatitis
    • dyschromia
    • hypercortisolism
    • hyperglycemia
    • contact dermatitis
    • miliaria
    • glycosuria
  • Topicort Storage

    Store at room temperature between 59-86 degrees F (15-30 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medicines away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard Topicort when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.

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