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Evaluation of Efficacy of Different Topical Corticosteroids
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Prasad G, Prasad B N. Evaluation of Efficacy of Different Topical Corticosteroids. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1986;52:30-32
AbstractFour different, proprietary preparations of topical cortico-steroids in cream base were evaluated for their relative efficacy on forty adult human volunteers using a modification of the method described by Reddy and Singh. Fluocinolone acetonide 0.025% (Flucort) was rated to be the most efficacious, followed by halcinonide 0.1%, (Halcinonide), beclomethasone dipropionate 0.025% (Beciate) and betamethasone-- valerate 0.12% (Betnovate). However, the differences between these four topical corticosteroids did. not reach the level of statistical significance.