"The first US clinical practice guidelines for management of primary Sjögren's system were published online July 7 in Arthritis Care & Research and include a decision tree for the use of oral disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARD"...
Naturally occurring glucocorticoids (hydro-cortisone and cortisone), which also have salt-retaining properties, are used as replacement therapy in adrenocortical deficiency states. Their synthetic analogs such as prednisolone are primarily used for their potent anti-inflammatory effects in disorders of many organ systems.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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