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Adcortyl

POM
Read time: 12 mins
Last updated: 11 Dec 2017
Published: 24 Jul 2020

4.1 Therapeutic indications

Intra-articular use: for alleviating the joint pain, swelling and stiffness associated with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthrosis, with an inflammatory component; also for bursitis, epicondylitis, and tenosynovitis.

Intradermal use: for lichen simplex chronicus (neuro-dermatitis), granuloma annulare, lichen planus, keloids, alopecia areata and hypertrophic scars.

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