A Double Blind Comparative Evaluation of Ointment and Cream Bases Containing Corticosteroids
P K Singh
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Singh P K, Singh G. A Double Blind Comparative Evaluation of Ointment and Cream Bases Containing Corticosteroids. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1985;51:143-145
AbstractEfficacy of two corticosteroid Preparations (Halcinonide (0.1%) and fluocinglone acetonide (0.0125%) in two different bases (ointment and creams) was evaluated on ten healthy volunteers using the wheal suppression technique in a double blind manner. The ointment preparations were more potent than the cream preparations of the same corticosteroid, in the same concentration These differences were highly significant.