Desosoft Cream

Manufacturer: KLM Laboratories Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Desonide
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This medication is a topical corticosteroid that helps to reduce skin inflammation and irritation caused by certain mild to severe skin conditions. It is important to inform your doctor if you have had measles, TB, shingles, chickenpox. The cream is safe to use and there is little chance of it interacting with another medicine.

Apply the cream on the affected area of skin gently till it has been spread evenly. Wash your hands immediately after applying it. You may experience a mild burning sensation when you apply the cream. More severe side effects include discoloration of skin and inflamed hair follicles.

The medication is used for the treatment of conditions like:

  • Corticosteroid-Responsive Dermatoses

This medicine causes side effects such as:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    No interaction found.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women should not use this medication. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    It is not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Desosoft Cream , and hence can be used as its substitute.

It is a topical corticosteroid, which acts as an anti-inflammatory drug. The mechanism of action for this drug is still not well understood.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine


    This medication interacts with antidiabetic drugs and BCG vaccine.
  • Interaction with Disease


    This medication should not be used in those who suffer from diabetes and hyperadrenocorticism.
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About Desosoft Cream
What are the uses of Desosoft Cream
What are the contraindications of Desosoft Cream ?
What are the side effects of Desosoft Cream ?
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What are the substitutes for Desosoft Cream ?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Desosoft Cream ?