Topical steroids:

Indications for HALOG:

Corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.

Adults and Children:

Apply to affected areas 2–3 times daily. Discontinue when control is achieved. Do not occlude.


Not for oral, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use. Avoid use on face, axilla, or groin. Do not use on pre-existing skin atrophy. Risk of HPA axis suppression with high-potency steroids, prolonged use, application to large surface area, use of occlusive dressings, altered skin barrier, liver failure, young age; discontinue gradually, reduce dose, or substitute with less potent corticosteroid if occurs. Treat infection if present; discontinue if infection persists or worsens. Avoid abrupt cessation in chronic use. Reevaluate periodically. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

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    Adverse Reactions:

    Burning, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, skin maceration, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae, miliaria; HPA axis suppression (esp. in children); rare: Cushing's syndrome, hyperglycemia, glucosuria.

    How Supplied:

    Crm, oint—30g, 60g, 240g

    Pricing for HALOG

    30g of 0.1% tube of cream (Qty: 1)
    Appx. price $162