Rinderon belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids. It is sometimes referred to simply as an oral steroid.
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Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop using Rinderon and call your doctor at once if you have:
- severe skin irritation where the medicine was applied; or
- signs of skin infection (swelling, redness, warmth, oozing).
Your skin can absorb topical steroid medicine, which may cause steroid side effects throughout the body. Stop using Rinderon and call your doctor if you have:
- blurred vision, tunnel vision, eye pain, or seeing halos around lights;
- slow wound healing, thinning skin, increased body hair;
- weight gain, puffiness in your face; or
- muscle weakness, tired feeling, depression, anxiety, feeling irritable.
Steroids can affect growth in children. Tell your doctor if your child is not growing at a normal rate while using this medicine.
Common side effects may include:
- itching, redness, burning, stinging, or blistering of treated skin;
- skin dryness, irritation, or discoloration;
- thinning skin;
- lightened color of treated skin; or
- folliculitis (redness or crusting around your hair follicles).
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
How to store topical Rinderon
- Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children.
- Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct heat and light.
GENERIC NAME(S): Rinderon
OTHER NAME(S): Rinderon Tablet
Consult your pharmacist or physician.
This medication contains Rinderon. Do not take Celestone, Celestone Soluspan, Betaject, or Rinderon Intramuscular/Oral if you are allergic to Rinderon or any ingredients contained in this drug.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.