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Topicort Ointment

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Formulation : Ointment
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Topicort Ointment
Dosage: 0.25%
Quantity: 60g
Price: $70.20


Topicort ointment is a medication that contains the active ingredient desoximetasone. It belongs to the class of topical corticosteroids and is used to treat various skin conditions, such as eczema, dermatitis, allergies, and rash.

Desoximetasone helps reduce swelling, itching, and redness associated with these conditions.

Use and Dosage

Use this medication 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 it in as directed by your doctor, usually twice daily. Do not cover, bandage, or wrap the area unless directed to do so by your doctor.

After applying the medication, wash 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 as this may worsen or cause glaucoma. Also, avoid getting this medication in the nose or mouth. If you get the medication in your eyes, nose, or mouth, rinse with plenty of water.

Use this medication only for the condition prescribed. Do not use it for longer than prescribed.

Inform your doctor if your condition lasts or gets worse.

Side Effects

Common side effects of desoximetasone ointment include:

  • Burning
  • Itching
  • Dryness
  • Irritation
  • Temporary skin rash

Serious Side Effects include:

  • Skin thinning
  • Acne
  • Blisters with blood
  • Rashes
  • Hives
  • Swelling (face and lips)
  • Throat tightness
  • Difficulty breathing

Note that this is not a comprehensive list of the potential health implications related to this topical ointment. You may talk to your doctor for additional information regarding other side effects not listed in this description.


  • Before using desoximetasone, 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, and immune system problems.
  • Do not use it 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. Before having surgery or emergency treatment, or if you get a serious illness/injury, tell your doctor or dentist that you are using this medication or have used this medication within the past few months.
  • Though it is unlikely, this medication may temporarily slow down a child’s growth if used for a long time. See the doctor regularly so your child’s height can be checked.
  • During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk when applied to the skin. Similar medications pass into breast milk when taken by mouth. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Forms and Strengths

Topicort Ointment is available in the following forms and strengths:

  • Topicort Ointment:
    • 0.25 %


Is Topicort Ointment safe for long-term use?


No. This medication is given for a prescribed time and should not be used for more than four weeks straight. For long-term therapy, talk to your doctor about other alternatives. 

Is it safe to use Topicort Ointment during pregnancy?

This topical drug should not be used during pregnancy unless the advantages outweigh the disadvantages. If you become pregnant while using this ointment, contact your healthcare provider immediately to avoid harming your unborn baby. 

Is Topicort Ointment safe for children?

Young individuals may be prone to side effects when you apply large amounts of this medication to the skin for a long time. It may cause slow growth and delay weight gain. Use the lowest dose of desoximetasone for the shortest time possible. 



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