Lidex Ointment is a prescription medication that is used to treat skin conditions including skin irritation, skin rashes, and psoriasis. Lidex Ointment contains a very strong corticosteroid fluocinonide ointment. Fluocinonide works by reducing swelling, itching, and irritation.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Lidex Ointment include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of fluocinonide:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Lidex Ointment?
If you miss a dose of Lidex Ointment, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Lidex Ointment?
Lidex Ointment and the generic alternative fluocinonide ointment are both available in a strength of 0.05%.