Desonide is a corticosteroid that is applied topically to treat atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, and seborrheic dermatitis. It reduces redness, itching, swelling, and discomfort in people suffering from allergic or inflammatory skin conditions.
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Is it safe to use Desonide cream and Dextroamphetamine while trying to conceive?
Query: Hi doctor, I have two specific questions. I am trying to conceive, and I am trying to be as careful as possible about taking any medications that could harm the fetus should I get pregnant. My questions have to do with the two medications. I am currently prescribed Desonide cream 0.05 percent (preg... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Category C drugs may have shown side effects in the animal fetus, but there is no evidence in pregnant women or fetuses. Hence it is not easy to give a straight answer. Since Desonide cream is applied to the skin, the absorption into the blood is negligible. If it goes ... Read Full »