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General Information on Diflorasone Diacetate

Generic Name : Diflorasone Diacetate

Pronunciation : dye-FLOR-a-sone die-ASS-eh-tate

Latest prescription information about Diflorasone Diacetate. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y56.0 | Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Inflammatory Agents- Topical

Trade Names/Brand Names of Diflorasone Diacetate

India : 

International : 

ApexiCon E

Why is Diflorasone Diacetate Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a topical corticosteroid, prescribed for inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of skin. It works by reducing skin inflammation.

When should Diflorasone Diacetate not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Diflorasone Diacetate?

Topical- Apply a thin layer to the affected area 1 to 3 times per day.

How should Diflorasone Diacetate be taken?

It comes as cream to apply topically, as directed by your physician.

What are the warnings and precautions for Diflorasone Diacetate?

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of acne-like rash, measles, inflammation of the skin around the mouth, thinning skin, skin infection, or chickenpox, recent vaccination, who are taking other medications, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

For external use only; avoid contact with eyes.

What are the side effects of Diflorasone Diacetate?

   Most Common : Burning, itching, irritation, dryness, skin inflammation, pimples, eruptions, low pigmentation, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, scar, stripes or lines.

What are the other precautions for Diflorasone Diacetate?

Avoid excess and long-term use of this medication.

What are the storage conditions for Diflorasone Diacetate?

Store it at controlled room temperature (20 - 25C).

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