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Fluticasone Propionate: Topical cream

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Corticosteroids provide anti-inflammatory relief by helping the body make proteins that decrease inflammatory chemical messengers and reduce symptoms like swelling, redness, pain and others.
"Corticosteroids provide anti&#45;inflammatory relief for many different conditions and come in drug forms such as tablets, inhalers, eye&#45;drops, and others. <br><br> The body normally responds to inflammation or cell damage by producing white blood cells and chemical messengers to fight an infection or repair damage. However, in some cases, the surge of all of these substances to a localized area of the body can cause symptoms of inflammation and damage to the bodyâ¬"s tissues. <br><br> Corticosteroids bind to steroid receptors inside cells and form a tightly joined group. When the steroid&#45;receptor &#34;group&#34; is activated, it moves inside the cell&#39;s nucleus where it is able to control the cellâ¬"s ability to make proteins. The proteins that are made decrease inflammatory chemical messengers and reduce symptoms of inflammation like swelling, redness, pain and others."
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FLUTICASONE (floo TIK a sone) is a corticosteroid. It is used on the skin to reduce swelling, redness, itching, and allergic reactions.

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Drugs Related by Class to Fluticasone Propionate: Topical cream
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Class Name : Plain Topical Corticosteroids

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Aclovate: Topical cream  |  Aclovate: Topical ointment  |  Ala-Cort: Topical cream  |  Ala-Cort: Topical lotion  |  Ala-Scalp: Topical lotion  |  Alphatrex: Topical cream  |  Alphatrex: Topical lotion  |  Alphatrex: Topical ointment  |  Anusol HC: Rectal suppository  |  Anusol HC: Topical cream  |  Apexicon E: Topical cream  |  Apexicon: Topical ointment  |  Aqua Glycolic HC: Topical lotion  |  Aristocort A: Topical cream  |  Aristocort A: Topical ointment  |  Aristocort: Topical cream  |  Aristocort: Topical ointment  |  Betanate: Topical cream  |  Caldecort: Topical cream  |  Cetacort: Topical lotion  |  Cinalog: Topical cream  |  Cinolar: Topical ointment  |  Clobevate: Topical gel  |  Clobex: Shampoo  |  Clobex: Topical lotion  |  Clobex: Topical spray, solution  |  Clodan: Shampoo  |  Cloderm: Topical cream  |  Cordran SP: Topical cream  |  Cordran Tape: Impregnated dressing  |  Cordran: Topical cream  |  Cordran: Topical lotion  |  Cordran: Topical ointment  |  Cormax: Topical cream  |  Cormax: Topical ointment  |  Cormax: Topical solution  |  Cortaid Advanced: Topical cream  |  Cortaid Intensive Therapy: Topical cream  |  Cortaid Intensive Therapy: Topical spray, solution  |  Cortaid: Topical cream  |  Cortaid: Topical lotion  |  Corticaine: Topical cream  |  Corticool: Topical gel  |  Cortizone-10 Cooling Relief: Topical gel  |  Cortizone-10 Intensive Healing: Topical lotion  |  Cortizone-10 Plus: Topical cream  |  Cortizone-10: Topical cream  |  Cortizone-10: Topical ointment  |  Cortizone: Topical cream  |  Cortizone: Topical ointment  |  Cutivate: Topical cream  |  Cutivate: Topical lotion  |  Cutivate: Topical ointment  |  Cyclocort: Topical cream  |  Cyclocort: Topical lotion  |  Cyclocort: Topical ointment  |  DERMASORB HC Complete: Topical lotion  |  Del-Beta: Topical cream  |  Del-Beta: Topical lotion  |  Derma-Smoothe/FS: Topical oil  |  Dermarest Dricort: Topical cream  |  Dermarest Eczema: Topical lotion  |  Dermatop: Topical cream, emulsified base  |  Dermatop: Topical ointment  |  DesOwen: Topical cream  |  DesOwen: Topical lotion  |  DesOwen: Topical ointment  |  Desonate: Topical gel  |  Diprolene AF: Topical cream, augmented  |  Diprolene: Topical gel, augmented  |  Diprolene: Topical lotion, augmented  |  Diprolene: Topical ointment, augmented  |  Diprosone: Topical cream  |  Diprosone: Topical ointment  |  Elocon: Topical cream  |  Elocon: Topical ointment  |  Florone: Topical cream  |  Florone: Topical ointment  |  Fluonid: Topical solution  |  Flutex: Topical cream  |  Gly-Cort: Topical lotion  |  Halog: Topical cream  |  Halog: Topical ointment  |  Hycort: Topical cream  |  Hydro Skin: Topical lotion  |  Hydrocortisone in Absorbase: Topical ointment  |  Hydroskin: Topical cream  |  Hydroskin: Topical lotion  |  Hytone: Topical cream  |  Hytone: Topical lotion  |  Hytone: Topical ointment  |  Impoyz: Topical cream  |  Instacort: Topical cream  |  Kenalog: Suspension for injection  |  Kenalog: Topical cream  |  Kenalog: Topical lotion  |  Kenalog: Topical ointment  |  Kenalog: Topical spray, solution  |  Lacticare HC: Topical lotion  |  Lidex -E: Topical cream, emulsified base  |  Lidex: Topical cream  |  Lidex: Topical gel  |  Lidex: Topical ointment  |  Lidex: Topical solution  |  LoKara: Topical lotion  |  Locoid Lipocream: Topical Lipocream  |  Locoid: Topical cream  |  Locoid: Topical lotion  |  Locoid: Topical ointment  |  Locoid: Topical solution  |  Luxiq Foam: Topical foam  |  Maxiflor: Topical cream  |  Maxiflor: Topical ointment  |  Maxivate: Topical cream  |  Maxivate: Topical lotion  |  Maxivate: Topical ointment  |  MiCort-HC: Topical cream  |  Monistat Complete Care Instant Itch Relief Cream: Topical cream  |  Neosporin Eczema: Topical cream  |  Nolix: Topical lotion  |  NuCort: Topical lotion  |  NuZon: Topical gel  |  Nutracort: Topical cream  |  Nutracort: Topical lotion  |  Olux-E: Foam - Non aqueous  |  Olux: Foam - Hydroalcoholic  |  Pandel: Topical cream  |  Pediaderm TA: Topical cream  |  Penecort: Topical cream  |  Preparation H Hydrocortisone: Topical cream  |  Procto-Kit: Topical cream  |  Proctosol-HC: Rectal suppository  |  Proctosol-HC: Topical cream  |  Psorcon E: Topical cream  |  Psorcon E: Topical ointment  |  Psorcon: Topical cream  |  Psorcon: Topical ointment  |  Rederm: Topical lotion  |  Sarnol-HC: Topical lotion  |  Scalacort: Topical lotion  |  Scalpicin Anti-Itch: Topical solution  |  Sernivo: Topical spray, solution  |  Synalar: Topical cream  |  Synalar: Topical ointment  |  Synalar: Topical solution  |  Temovate E: Topical cream, emulsified base  |  Temovate E: Topical ointment  |  Temovate: Topical cream  |  Temovate: Topical gel  |  Temovate: Topical ointment  |  Temovate: Topical solution  |  Texacort: Topical solution  |  Topicort LP: Topical cream  |  Topicort LP: Topical ointment  |  Topicort: Topical cream  |  Topicort: Topical gel  |  Topicort: Topical ointment  |  Topicort: Topical spray, solution  |  Triacet: Topical cream  |  Trianex: Topical ointment, augmented  |  Triderm: Topical cream  |  Triderm: Topical ointment  |  Tridesilon: Topical cream  |  Tucks HC: Topical ointment  |  Ultravate: Topical cream  |  Ultravate: Topical lotion  |  Ultravate: Topical ointment  |  Valisone: Topical cream  |  Valisone: Topical lotion  |  Valisone: Topical ointment  |  Vanos: Topical cream  |  Verdeso: Topical foam  |  Westcort: Topical cream  |  Westcort: Topical ointment
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Alclometasone: Topical cream  |  Alclometasone: Topical ointment  |  Amcinonide: Topical cream  |  Amcinonide: Topical lotion  |  Amcinonide: Topical ointment  |  Betamethasone: Suspension for injection  |  Betamethasone: Topical cream  |  Betamethasone: Topical cream, augmented  |  Betamethasone: Topical foam  |  Betamethasone: Topical gel, augmented  |  Betamethasone: Topical lotion  |  Betamethasone: Topical lotion, augmented  |  Betamethasone: Topical ointment  |  Betamethasone: Topical ointment, augmented  |  Clobetasol: Foam - Hydroalcoholic  |  Clobetasol: Foam - Non aqueous  |  Clobetasol: Shampoo  |  Clobetasol: Topical cream  |  Clobetasol: Topical cream, emulsified base  |  Clobetasol: Topical gel  |  Clobetasol: Topical lotion  |  Clobetasol: Topical ointment  |  Clobetasol: Topical solution  |  Clobetasol: Topical spray, solution  |  Clocortolone: Topical cream  |  Desonide: Topical cream  |  Desonide: Topical lotion  |  Desonide: Topical ointment  |  Desoximetasone: Topical cream  |  Desoximetasone: Topical gel  |  Desoximetasone: Topical ointment  |  Desoximetasone: Topical spray, solution  |  Diflorasone: Topical cream  |  Diflorasone: Topical ointment  |  Fluocinolone: Otic drops, oil  |  Fluocinolone: Topical cream  |  Fluocinolone: Topical oil  |  Fluocinolone: Topical ointment  |  Fluocinolone: Topical solution  |  Fluocinonide: Topical cream  |  Fluocinonide: Topical cream, emulsified base  |  Fluocinonide: Topical gel  |  Fluocinonide: Topical ointment  |  Fluocinonide: Topical solution  |  Flurandrenolide: Topical cream  |  Flurandrenolide: Topical lotion  |  Flurandrenolide: Topical ointment  |  Halobetasol Propionate: Topical cream  |  Halobetasol Propionate: Topical ointment  |  Hydrocortisone: Oral tablet  |  Hydrocortisone: Rectal enema, suspension  |  Hydrocortisone: Rectal suppository  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical Lipocream  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical cream  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical gel  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical lotion  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical ointment  |  Hydrocortisone: Topical solution  |  Mometasone: Nasal spray, suspension  |  Mometasone: Topical cream  |  Mometasone: Topical ointment  |  Prednicarbate: Topical cream, emulsified base  |  Prednicarbate: Topical ointment  |  Triamcinolone: Dental paste  |  Triamcinolone: Nasal spray, solution  |  Triamcinolone: Suspension for injection  |  Triamcinolone: Topical cream  |  Triamcinolone: Topical lotion  |  Triamcinolone: Topical ointment  |  Triamcinolone: Topical spray, solution
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