Desonide

FDA Approved: * June 30, 1992
Pharm Company: * TARO
Category: Skin Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Desonide Overview

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[1] 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. References ^ Wong,...

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Do I need a prescription for Desonide Cream or Lotion in Greece?
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And is it called something else here that I should ask for? I've used it in the past for symptoms that have just come back. But being far from my Dr at home, I don't know if I need to see one here, or can just walk into a pharmacy. What is Desonide called, and what are the rules here in Greece?
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OINTMENT ## Desonide is a steroid class medication that's used topically to treat dermatitis and eczema. The most common side effects are skin redness and irritation. Learn more Desonide details here. Are there any comments or concerns?
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## Can I use Desonide Cream. .05% on pressure sore on buttox?
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Interaction with cosmetics
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Does anyone know if you can apply cosmetics over Desonide?
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oily ointment
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Desonide
  • Aerosol, Foam: 0.05%
  • Cream: 0.05%
  • Foam: 0.05%
  • Gel: 0.05%
  • Lotion: 0.05%
  • Ointment: 0.05%
  • Solution/drops: 2% + 0.05%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Desonide: (18 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0168-0309 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Ointment by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0168-0310 Desonide .5 mg/1000ml Topical Lotion by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0462-0392 Lokara .5 mg/ml Topical Lotion by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0472-0803 Desonide .5 mg/ml Topical Lotion by Actavis Mid Atlantic LLC, Lincolnton, Nc 28092
  • 0472-0804 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Cream by Actavis Mid Atlantic LLC
  • 0713-0661 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Cream by G&w Laboratories, Inc.
  • 21695-944 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Cream by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 42254-142 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Cream by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 45802-422 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Cream by Perrigo New York Inc
  • 45802-423 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Ointment by Perrigo New York Inc
  • 51672-1280 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Cream by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
  • 51672-1281 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Ointment by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
  • 51672-4079 Desonide .5 mg/ml Topical Lotion by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
  • 54868-3284 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Cream by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-4453 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Ointment by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5050 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Lotion by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 69007-765 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Lotion by Owen Laboratories, Inc.
  • 69007-770 Desonide .5 mg/g Topical Cream by Owen Laboratories, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Desonide or a similar ingredient: (12 results)


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