CORTICOSTEROIDS

1. GLUCOCORTICOIDS

a. Short acting

Hydrocortisone (cortisol)

Cortisone

 b. Intermediate acting

Prednisolone

Methyl-prednisolone

Triamcinolone

 c. Long acting

Dexamethasone

Betamethasone,

Deflazacort

 

2. MINERALOCORTICOIDS

Desoxycorticosterone acetate (DOCA)

Fludrocortisone

Aldosterone

 

TOPICAL STEROIDS

1. POTENT

Beclomethasone dipropionate

Betamethasone benzoate

Betamethasone valerate

Halcinonide

Clobetasol propionate

Dexamethasone sod. phosphate

Dexamethasone trimethyl-acetate

Fluocinolone acetonide

Fluocortolone

Triamcinolone acetonide

 

2. MODERATELY POTENT

Fluocinolone acetonide

Clobetasol butyrate

Fluocortolone

Mometasone

Fluticasone propionate

Hydrocortisone + urea

Hydrocortisone acetate

 

3. MILD

Hydrocortisone acetate

Hydrocortisone butyrate

 

 

CORTICOSTEROIDS
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