Desonide is a topical (for the skin) steroid. It reduces the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness, and swelling. Desonide topical is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, and psoriasis. Desonide topical may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Desowen is a medication that is applied on the skin. This topical medicine is prescribed in the treatment of swelling and itching. These conditions are caused by certain disorder of the skin. Desowen is available both as cream and lotion. It is applied so that it can reduce the symptoms that are brought by this skin disorder.