Which medications in the drug class Corticosteroids are used in the treatment of Eosinophilic Fasciitis?

Updated: Dec 24, 2020
  • Author: Peter M Henning, DO; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Corticosteroids

These agents have anti-inflammatory properties and cause profound and varied metabolic effects. Corticosteroids modify the body's immune response to diverse stimuli.

Prednisone (Sterapred)

Useful in the treatment of inflammatory conditions by reversing increased capillary permeability and suppressing neutrophil activity.


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