Oral Corticosteroids for Atopic Dermatitis
How It Works
Reference Corticosteroids Opens New Window are similar to natural substances the body produces to help reduce Reference inflammation Opens New Window and itching. For Reference atopic dermatitis Opens New Window, corticosteroids reduce inflammation, itching, and thickening of the skin (Reference lichenification Opens New Window).
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: April 17, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Amy McMichael, MD - Dermatology