Steroid

Mild

·         Hydrocortisone 0.1 – 1% – [Apply thinly twice a day for maximum of 2 weeks.  Stop using sooner if satisfactory control of rash.  DO NOT USE ON EYE LIDS.  Do not use for more than 2 weeks per month in total as can damage skin.  Use once or twice a week to keep worst affected areas controlled. ALWAYS use with emollients.]

·         With antimicrobials – [Canesten HC] [Daktacort] [Fucidin HC] [Timodine]

Moderate

·         Clobetasone butyrate 0.05% [Eumovate] [Apply thinly twice a day for maximum of 2 weeks.  Stop using sooner if satisfactory control of rash.  DO NOT USE ON EYE LIDS.  Do not use for more than 2 weeks per month in total as can damage skin.  Use once or twice a week to keep worst affected areas controlled. ALWAYS use with emollients.]

·         With antimicrobials – [Trimovate]

Potent

·         [Hydrocortisone butyrate] [Betamethasone valerate 0.1%] [Betnovate] [Elocon] [Apply thinly twice a day for maximum of 2 weeks.  Stop using sooner if satisfactory control of rash.  DO NOT USE ON EYE LIDS.  Do not use for more than 2 weeks per month in total as can damage skin.  Use once or twice a week to keep worst affected areas controlled. ALWAYS use with emollients.]

·         With antimicrobial – [Fucibet] [Betamethasone with neomycin]

·         With Salicylic acid – Diprosalic

Very potent

·         Clobetasol propionate 0.05% [Dermovate]

·         With antimicrobial – [Clobetasol with neomycin and nystatin]