Topical mometasone. A review of its pharmacological properties and therapeutic use in the treatment of dermatological disorders.

Mometasone, a synthetic 16 alpha-methyl analogue of beclomethasone, is classified as a 'potent' glucocorticoid for dermatological use. It is available as 0.1% cream, ointment and lotion formulations for the treatment of patients with inflammatory glucocorticoid-responsive dermatoses. In patients with atopic dermatitis, the effect of mometasone 0.1% applied… CONTINUE READING