Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderTalk with your healthcare provider before using fluocinonide gel if you:
- Have any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives
- Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Lidex and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding (see Lidex and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Fluocinonide Gel to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)
Dosing Information for Fluocinonide GelThe dose of this medication your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on the type and severity of the medical condition being treated. As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Fluocinonide Gel Dosage for more information.)
Drug InteractionsFluocinonide gel may react with a few other medications (see Drug Interactions With Fluocinonide Gel).
What If I Overdose on This Medicine?An overdose with this medication can cause serious problems. This is especially true if too much is used over an extended period of time. If you or someone else may have used too much or taken fluocinonide gel by mouth, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Lidex Overdose for more information.)