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Topical Steroid Potency

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Group     Generic name                        Brand name                                      Sizes available

1

Most potent

Clobetasol propionate

Bethamethasone dipropionate

Diflorasone diacetate

Clobetasol propionate

Halobetasol propionate

Cormax Cream & Ointment 0.05%

Diprolene Gel & Ointment 0.05%

Psorcon Ointment

Temovate Cream & Ointment

Ultravate Cream & Ointment 0.05%

15, 30, 45 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 30, 45, 60 gm

15, 50 gm

2

Bethamethasone dipropionate

Triamicinolone acetonide

Acetonde

Bethamethasone dipropionate

Bethamethasone dipropionate

Mometasone furoate

Diflorasone diacetate

Halcinonide

Fluocinonide

Diflorasone diacetate

Bethamethasone dipropionate

Diflorasone diacetate

Desoximetason

Alphatrex Ointment 0.05%

Aristocort Ointment 0.5%

Cyclocort Ointment 0.1%

Diprolene AF Cream & Ointment 0.05%

Diprosone 0.05%

Elocon Ointment 0.1%

Florone Ointment 0.05%

Halog, Halog-E Cream 0.1%

Lidex Cream, Gel & Ointment 0.05%

Maxiflor 0.05%

Maxivate 0.05%

Psorcon Cream 0.05%

Topicort Cream & Ointment 0.25%

15, 45 gm

15 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 30, 60, 240 gm

15, 30, 60, 120 gm

30, 60 gm

45 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 60 gm, 4 oz

3

Bethamethasone dipropionate

Triamicinolone acetonide

Bethamethasone valerate

Fluticasone propionate

Amcinonide

Bethamethason dipropionate

Diflorasone diacetate

Halcinonide

Fluocinonide

Desoximetasone

Bethamethasone valerate

Alphatrex Cream 0.05%

Aristocort A Ointment 0.1%

Betatrex Ointment 0.1%

Cutivate Ointment 0.005%

Cyclocort Cream 0.1%

Diprosone Cream 0.05%

Florone Cream & E Cream 0.05%

Halog Ointment 0.1%

Lidex E Cream 0.05%

Topicort LP Cream 0.05%

Valisone Ointment 0.1%

15,45 gm

15, 60 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 30, 60, 240 gm

15, 30, 60, 120 gm

15, 60 gm

15, 45 gm

4

Triamicinolone acetonide

Flurandrenolide

Mometasone furoate

Triamcinolone acetonide

Fluocinolone cetonide

Hydrocortisone valerate

Aristocort A Cream & Ointment 0.1%

Cordran Ointment 0.05%

Elocon Cream 0.1%

Kenalog Cream & Ointment 0.1%

Synalar Ointment 0.025%

Westcort Ointment 0.2%

15, 60, 240 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 60, 80 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 45, 60 gm

5

Bethamethasone valerate

Flurandrenolide

Fluticasone propionate

Prednicarbate

Hydrocortisne butyrate

Fluocinolone acetonide

Desonide

Bethamethasone valerate

Hydrocortisone valerate

Betatrex Cream 0.1%

Cordran Cream 0.05%

Cutivate Cream 0.05%

Dermatop Cream 0.1%

Locoid Cream & Ointment 0.1%

Synemol, Synalar Cream 0.025%

Tridesilon 0.05%

Valisone Cream 0.1%

Westcort Cream 0.2%

15, 45 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 60 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 60 gm

15, 45 gm

15, 45, 60 gm

6

Aclometasone dipropionate

Triamicinolone acetonid

Flurandrenooide

Desonide

Triamcinolone acetonide

Fluocinolone acetonide

Desonide

Aclovate cream & ointment 0.05%

Aristocort A 0.1 & 0.025

Cordran Cream & Ointment 0.025%

Desowen Cream & Ointment 0.05%

Kenalog 0.025%

Synalar Cream 0.01%

Tridesilon Cream 0.05%

15, 45, 60 gm

15, 60 gm

15, 30 gm

15, 60 gm

15, 80 gm

15, 30, 60 gm

15, 60 gm

7

least potent

Hydrocortisone

Hydrocortisone, OTC

Hytone Cream 2.5%

hydrocortisone 1%

30, 60 gm

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