External glucocorticosteroids: selection criteria in terms ofefficacy and safety

Abstract

The article describes mechanisms of action as well as indications and adverse effects of topical glucocorticosteroids. It examines
the pharmacological and pharmacokinetic properties of fluticasone propionate, an efficient external glucocorticosteroid having a
high safety level and good cosmetic properties. The data of controlled Russian and international studies of the efficacy and safety
of fluticasone propionate for the treatment of psoriasis, atopic dermatitis and eczema.

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