Common Corticosteroids

The following are examples of corticosteroids used to treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
and other types of inflammatory arthritis.

GENERIC NAME

FORM

BRAND NAME

Cortisone acetate Tablet Available as generic only
Betamethasone Injection Celestone
Dexamethasone Tablet, Injection Available as generic only
Hydrocortisone Tablet, Injection Cortef, A-Hydrocort, Solu-Cortef
Methylprednisolone Tablet, Injection Medrol, A-Methapred, Depo-Medrol, Solu-Medrol
Prednisolone Tablet Available as generic only
Prednisone Tablet Available as generic only

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