Betamethasone valerate ointment compared with fluocinonide FAPG.


Betamethasone 0.1% as valerate in an ointment base and fluocinonide 0.05% in a fatty alcohol propylene glycol (FAPG) base have been compared in a double-blind trial of 76 patients with either eczema or psoriasis. The results show betamethasone valerate ointment to be significantly (P less than.05) superior to fluocinonide FAPG in the treatment of both these… (More)


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@article{Munro1977BetamethasoneVO, title={Betamethasone valerate ointment compared with fluocinonide FAPG.}, author={D. D. Munro and T. W. Robinson and Anthony W P du Vivier and Dennis France and R. Clayton and Chris Sparkes}, journal={Archives of dermatology}, year={1977}, volume={113 5}, pages={599-601} }