Clinical Pharmacology of Corticosteroids. Joe Collier. Aims. The session will describe: the class of corticosteroids generally how corticosteroids bring about their effects how corticosteroids can be used to: treat patients with deficiency or to modify disease
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remember, their effects can differ with regard to their mineralocorticoid and anti-inflammatory actions and duration of effect eg as parenteral products
or as topical products (creams)
hydrocortisone - mild
clobetasone but. - moderately potent
betamethasone - potent
clobetasol prop. - very potentAvoiding unwanted effectsof corticosteroids