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Desowen Cream is a topical medication that contains the active ingredient desonide, which belongs to a group of medicines known as topical corticosteroids.

Desowen Cream is primarily used for the treatment of skin conditions with inflammation and itching, such as eczema, dermatitis, and allergies.

Desowen Cream provides relief from swelling, itching, and redness associated with these conditions.

Use and Dosage

Use this medication only on the skin.

Wash 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 as directed by your doctor, usually 2 to 3 times daily. If using the gel, apply the gel usually only 2 times daily. Do not bandage, wrap, or cover the area unless you are instructed 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 and dry your hands, unless you are using this medication to treat the hands. When applying this medication near the eyes, avoid getting it in the eyes because this may worsen or cause glaucoma, or irritate. Also, avoid getting this medication in the nose or mouth. If you get this medication in your eyes, nose, or mouth, rinse right away with plenty of water.

Use this medication only for the condition prescribed.

Tell your doctor if your condition lasts or gets worse after 2 weeks.

Side Effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Serious side effects include:

  • Worsening of your skin condition
  • Redness, warmth, swelling, oozing, or severe irritation of any treated skin
  • Blurred vision, tunnel vision, eye pain, or seeing halos around lights
  • High blood sugar–increased thirst, increased urination, dry mouth, or fruity breath odor
  • Signs of absorbing this medicine through your skin–weight gain (especially in your face or your upper back and torso), slow wound healing, thinning or discolored skin, increased body hair, muscle weakness, nausea, diarrhea, tiredness, mood changes, menstrual changes, or sexual changes

Steroid medicine can affect growth in children. Tell your doctor if your child is not growing at a normal rate while using this medicine.

Common side effects of desonide topical may include:

  • Stinging or burning of treated skin
  • Skin irritation, redness, itching, or hardening
  • Dry, scaly, or oily skin
  • Swelling in your hands or feet
  • Acne or stretch marks
  • Redness or crusting around your hair follicles

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.


Before using desonide, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other corticosteroids (such as hydrocortisone, or prednisone); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: poor blood circulation, diabetes, immune system problems, and other skin conditions (such as rosacea, and perioral dermatitis).

Do not use it if there is an infection or sore in the area to be treated.

Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).

Children may be more sensitive to the effects of too much corticosteroid medication. Consult your doctor for more details.

During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

It is unknown if this medication, when applied to the skin, passes into breast milk. However, similar drugs, when taken by mouth, pass into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding. If used during breastfeeding, avoid applying the medication to the breast/nipple area to prevent the infant from swallowing the medication.

Form and Strengths

Desowen Cream is available in the following form and strengths:

  • Desowen Cream:
    • 0.05 %
  • Desonide Cream:
    • 0.05 %


What happens if I miss a dose?

Apply the medicine as soon as you can but skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next dose. Do not apply two doses at one time.

What happens if I overdose?

Seek emergency medical attention if anyone has accidentally swallowed the medication.

High doses or long-term use of desonide topical can lead to thinning skin, easy bruising, changes in body fat (especially in your face, neck, back, and waist), increased acne or facial hair, menstrual problems, impotence, or loss of interest in sex.

What should I avoid while using desonide topical?

Avoid getting desonide topical in your eyes, nose, or mouth.

Do not use desonide topical to treat any skin condition that has not been checked by your doctor.



Additional information

Brand Name:

Desowen Cream

Scientific Name:


Other Names:

Desonide Cream, Desowen Cream



Quantities Available:

30g, 60g