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.
D10 ANTI-ACNE PREPARATIONS
D10A ANTI-ACNE PREPARATIONS FOR TOPICAL USE
This group comprises all topical preparations used specifically in the treatment of acne, incl. preparations with antibiotics, corticosteroids etc.
D10AA Corticosteroids, combinations for treatment of acne
Only combined corticosteroid preparations specifically used in the treatment of acne are classified in this group. Other dermatological corticosteroid preparations are classified in D07 - Corticosteroids, dermatological preparations.
Combinations with retinoids are classified in D10AD.
Last updated: 2013-12-19