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What skin condition would a doctor use fluocinonide cream for?
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Fluocinonide
Fluocinonide (fluonex, lidex, (fluocinonide) lidex-e, lonide, lyderm, and vanos) is a potent glucocorticoid steroid used topically as anti-inflammatory agent for the treatment of skin disorders such as eczema and seborrhoeic dermatitis and psoriasis.
It relieves itching, redness, dryness, crusting, scaling, inflammation, and discomfort.

In brief: Fluocinonide
Fluocinonide (fluonex, lidex, (fluocinonide) lidex-e, lonide, lyderm, and vanos) is a potent glucocorticoid steroid used topically as anti-inflammatory agent for the treatment of skin disorders such as eczema and seborrhoeic dermatitis and psoriasis.
It relieves itching, redness, dryness, crusting, scaling, inflammation, and discomfort.
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Lidex (fluocinonide)
Lidex (fluocinonide) gel is a topical corticosteroid that can decrease inflammation, itching, dryness and redness of skin.
It may be used for treating conditions such as psoriais, atopic dermatitis, eczema, lichen planus, inflammatory dermatoses, mild burns. It can be used adjunctively for serorrheic dermatitis, alopecia areata, disidrosis, nodular puririgo, etc.

In brief: Lidex (fluocinonide)
Lidex (fluocinonide) gel is a topical corticosteroid that can decrease inflammation, itching, dryness and redness of skin.
It may be used for treating conditions such as psoriais, atopic dermatitis, eczema, lichen planus, inflammatory dermatoses, mild burns. It can be used adjunctively for serorrheic dermatitis, alopecia areata, disidrosis, nodular puririgo, etc.
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