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I was prescibed lidex (fluocinonide) for inside the mouth is this ok?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Lichen Planus?

This can be used for chronic rashes such as oral lichen planus for short period of time.
After two weeks the area should be reevaluated for stopping cream, decreasing frequency of application or changing to other medication.

In brief: Lichen Planus?

This can be used for chronic rashes such as oral lichen planus for short period of time.
After two weeks the area should be reevaluated for stopping cream, decreasing frequency of application or changing to other medication.
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Yes

A thin film of Lidex (fluocinonide) gel (Fluocinonide) is sometimes used on oral lesions.

In brief: Yes

A thin film of Lidex (fluocinonide) gel (Fluocinonide) is sometimes used on oral lesions.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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