Fluocinonide vs Ketoconazole

Fluocinonide
(Rx)
Ketoconazole
Fluocinonide is a skin medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.5
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Concern level
1.0
Concern level
1.5
Approval Date
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June 26, 1984
June 15, 1999
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
2,597 Discussions
15,615 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Rash
#2 for Itching
#3 for Eczema
#4 for Psoriasis
#5 for Dermatitis
#8 for Skin Problems
#9 for Dandruff
Fluocinonide is prescribed for Rash, Itching, Eczema, Psoriasis, Dermatitis and Contact Dermatitis and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Itching
#2 for Dandruff
#5 for Rash
#8 for Jock Itch
Ketoconazole is approved for Itching, Dandruff, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Fungal Infection, Rash and Yeast Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Flu
Tinea
1
Nausea
1
Skin Cancer
1
Fever
1
Weight Gain
1
Weeping
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Tinea Versicolor
1
Drowsiness
1
Ket
Burning
1
Diabetes
1
Impotence
1
Liver Damage
1
Man Boobs
1
Cushing's Syndrome
1
Nausea
1
Telogen Effluvium
1
Liver Disease
1
Sexual Dysfunction
1
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Ket
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Nausea
Flu
Ket
1
1
Skin Cancer
Flu
Ket
1
0
Fever
Flu
Ket
1
0
Weight Gain
Flu
Ket
1
0
Weeping
Flu
Ket
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Flu
Ket
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Flu
Ket
1
0
Tinea Versicolor
Flu
Ket
1
0
Drowsiness
Flu
Ket
1
0
Burning
Ket
Flu
1
0
Diabetes
Ket
Flu
1
0
Impotence
Ket
Flu
1
0
Liver Damage
Ket
Flu
1
0
Man Boobs
Ket
Flu
1
0
Cushing's Syndrome
Ket
Flu
1
0
Nausea
Ket
Flu
1
1
Telogen Effluvium
Ket
Flu
1
0
Liver Disease
Ket
Flu
1
0
Sexual Dysfunction
Ket
Flu
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Fluocinonide during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
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Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Ketoconazole and alcohol.
Method of use
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Gel, Ointment
Dosages
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Cream: 0.05%, 0.1%
Gel: 0.05%
Ointment: 0.05%
Solution: 0.05%
No methods of use & dosage information found
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Prudence in patients with achlorhydra because drug requires gastric acid for dissolution.
Ingredients
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Fluocinonide
Ketoconazole
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Fluocinonide and Ketoconazole: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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