Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Topicort
  2. Topicort LP

Canadian Brand Name

  1. Desoxi
  2. Taro-Desoximetasone
  3. Topicort Mild


Desoximetasone topical is used to help relieve redness, itching, swelling, or other discomfort caused by skin conditions. Desoximetasone topical spray is used to treat plaque psoriasis in adults. This medicine is a corticosteroid (cortisone-like medicine or steroid).

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Ointment
  • Cream
  • Gel/Jelly
  • Spray