What is Diflucortolone valerate?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

Most popular types: Nerisone Forte Ointment


Diflucortolone belongs to the family of medications known as topical corticosteroids. It is used to reduce redness and to relieve inflammation and itching associated with skin conditions such as those caused by contact or allergic dermatitis (eczema), seborrheic dermatitis, and psoriasis.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Diflucortolone valerate

Side effect Patients Percentage
Redness of skin (erythema) 1

Why patients stopped taking Diflucortolone valerate

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
Personal research 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Diflucortolone valerate


Stopped taking Diflucortolone valerate

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Diflucortolone valerate.