Most of the drugs in this group are preparations for topical use. Some few preparations for systemic use with clear dermatological applications, e.g. griseofulvin (antimycotic), retinoids (for treatment of acne) and psoralens and retinoids (for treatment of psoriasis) are classified in this group.
D07 CORTICOSTEROIDS, DERMATOLOGICAL PREPARATIONS
As a main rule, all topical corticosteroid preparations should be classified in this group. There are, however, some few exceptions:
Combinations of corticosteroids and antiinfectives for gynaecological use, see G01B.
Corticosteroids for local oral treatment, see A01AC.
Anti-acne preparations, see D10A.
Antihemorrhoidals with corticosteroids, see C05AA.
Corticosteroids for ophthalmological or otological use, see S - Sensory organs.
D07C CORTICOSTEROIDS, COMBINATIONS WITH ANTIBIOTICS
This group comprises combined corticosteroid/antibiotic preparations for dermatological use. The group is subdivided according to clinical potency, see D07A. Exceptions, see D07.
At each 5th level various antibiotics (incl. antifungals) may occur.
D07CC Corticosteroids, potent, combinations with antibiotics
Combinations of beclomethasone, clotrimazole and gentamycin are classified here.
|D07CC01||betamethasone and antibiotics|
|D07CC02||fluocinolone acetonide and antibiotics|
|D07CC03||fludroxycortide and antibiotics|
|D07CC04||beclometasone and antibiotics|
|D07CC05||fluocinonide and antibiotics|
|D07CC06||fluocortolone and antibiotics|
Last updated: 2013-12-19