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Drug Interactions With Fluticasone Propionate Lotion

If you combine certain drugs with fluticasone propionate lotion, it may result in negative interactions. For instance, corticorelin and aldesleukin may react with fluticasone propionate lotion. This combination could decrease the effectiveness of these other medications. To avoid problems, tell your healthcare provider about any other medication, vitamin, or herbal supplement you are using before beginning treatment.

An Overview of Fluticasone Propionate Lotion Interactions

Fluticasone propionate lotion (Cutivate Lotion®) is generally unlikely to react with other medications. However, there are a few potential drug interactions that may occur. Some of the products that can interfere with fluticasone propionate lotion include but are not limited to:

More Detail on Drug Interactions With Fluticasone Propionate Lotion

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when fluticasone propionate lotion is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
Corticosteroids, including fluticasone propionate lotion, can make aldesleukin (a chemotherapy medication) less effective. In general, these medications should not be used together.
Corticosteroids, including fluticasone propionate lotion, can make corticorelin less effective. Corticorelin is used as a diagnostic agent in tests for Cushing's syndrome or other similar problems. If you are being tested for Cushing's disease, make sure your healthcare provider knows you have been using fluticasone propionate lotion.

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with fluticasone propionate lotion were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.
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