10.1.2 Corticosteroids

10.1.2.1 Systemic corticosteroids

Systemic corticosteroids see 6.3 Corticosteroids.

10.1.2.2. Local corticosteroid injections

Drugs used not listed here:

Depo-Medrone®

(Methylprednisolone acetate)

  • Injection 40mg/ml (£3.44 = 1ml vial)
Depo-Medrone with Lidocaine®

(Methylprednisolone acetate with lidocaine hydrochloride)

  • Injection 40mg+10mg/ml (£3.94 = 1ml vial)
Triamcinolone acetonide
  • Injection 10mg/ml (£0.89 = 1ml amp)
  • Injection 40mg/ml (£1.49 = 1ml vial)

 

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