Definition of Topical Corticosteroids

Any synthetic steroid derivatives exhibiting the same function as the naturally occurring corticosteroid hormones, formulated for topical application. topical corticosteroids are applied to the skin where it exerts its effect, however, corticosteroids can be absorbed systemically after being applied locally. topical corticosteroids are mainly used for the localized treatment of inflammation of the skin and help relieve symptoms such as itching, swelling and redness.

Topical Corticosteroids is from the group

Topical Preparation

Other Names for Topical Corticosteroids

Topical Corticosteroids

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