Diflorasone Topical Ointment 0.05pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Diflorasone: Topical ointment (0.05%)

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Diflorasone 0.05% Oint
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Diflorasone 0.05% Oint
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Diflorasone 0.05% Oint

What is this Medicine?

DIFLORASONE (dye FLOR a sone) is a corticosteroid. It is used on the skin to reduce swelling, redness, itching, and allergic reactions.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Diflorasone: Topical ointment(0.05%)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Diflorasone Diacetate 0.05% Topical Ointment

NDC: 516721295
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Contact Dermatitis, Keloids, Sunburn, Urticaria, Alopecia, Rhus Dermatitis, Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, Eczema, Pemphigus, Sarcoidosis, Dermatitis, Discoid Lupus Erythematosus, Granuloma Annulare, Pruritus, Pityriasis Rosea, Psoriasis, Lichen Striatus, Lichen Simplex, Atopic Dermatitis, Lichen Planus, Exfoliative Dermatitis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Mycosis Fungoides, Lichen Sclerosus, Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma (CTCL)

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Diflorasone Diacetate 0.05% Topical Ointment

Reported Side Effects for Diflorasone Diacetate 0.05% Topical Ointment

Rash With Pustules Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Dry Skin Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Irritation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Redness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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