Show ratings & reviews for

3.7 Overall Rating

Effectiveness

Tooltip icon

Ease of Use

Tooltip icon

Satisfaction

Tooltip icon

Most voted negative review

8 People found this comment helpful

While this ointment is extremely effective at treating eczema, the doctor who prescribed it to me failed to inform that excessive use caused thinning of the skin. I was told to use it 2-4 times a day and it was very effective for reducing the itch and the scaliness, but after two years of near constant use I realized (after conferring with a new doctor) that the reason I can no longer soak in a b...

Shared reviews and ratings

Anonymous | 19-24 | Female | On medication for 1 to less than 2 years | Patient
9/14/2009
Condition: Atopic Dermatitis
Overall rating 3.3
Effectiveness
Ease of Use
Satisfaction

While this ointment is extremely effective at treating eczema, the doctor who prescribed it to me failed to inform that excessive use caused thinning of the skin. I was told to use it 2-4 times a day and it was very effective for reducing the itch and the scaliness, but after two years of near constant use I realized (after conferring with a new doctor) that the reason I can no longer soak in a bath or a pool for too long, due to the fact that my hands get so pruney it hurts, was because of this medication.Read More Read Less

Report this postFill 3Created with Sketch.
anonymous | 25-34 | Female | On medication for less than 1 month | Patient
3/24/2009
Condition: Contact Dermatitis
Overall rating 4.3
Effectiveness
Ease of Use
Satisfaction
Report this postFill 3Created with Sketch.
Anonymous | 55-64 | Female | On medication for less than 1 month | Patient
2/5/2009
Condition: Skin Condition
Overall rating 2.0
Effectiveness
Ease of Use
Satisfaction

I had an reaction---red bumps on arms and lower part of legs. This medication was given to me because I had a red spot behind my knee that would almost heal and then start itching and got worse.

Report this postFill 3Created with Sketch.
Anonymous | Female | Patient
9/2/2008
Condition: Genital Itching
Overall rating 5.0
Effectiveness
Ease of Use
Satisfaction

Worked FIRST time for a childhood 'infection' that I was denied having for 7 yrs by my parents. I suffered 7 yrs, then my mom, a Rx, gave me Kenalog. RELIEF!

Report this postFill 3Created with Sketch.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT USER-GENERATED CONTENT ON WEBMD

The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions.

Read More