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Mometasone Furoate Lotion Information

Mometasone furoate lotion (Elocon®) is a prescription drug used to treat skin conditions such as dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis. This medicine is a type of steroid -- it works by reducing inflammation and suppressing an overactive immune system. It comes in the form of a lotion and is applied in a thin layer on the affected areas of the skin once daily.
 
Before starting treatment with mometasone furoate lotion, make sure to review the product's safety information with your healthcare provider. For example, you may not be able to use this medicine if you have certain allergies or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Also, this drug may react with certain other medications.
 
Most people tolerate mometasone furoate lotion well. When side effects do occur, they are generally mild and are easily treated. Some of the commonly reported reactions include tingling, itching, and burning.
 
(To learn more about this medication, click Mometasone Furoate Lotion. This article offers detailed information on the safety and effectiveness of this drug, as well as in-depth dosing guidelines, other side effects, and more.)
 

Mometasone Furoate Lotion Information

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