TABLE 2

Topical Steroid Medications by Class

Class I: Superpotent
 Clobetasol propionate 0.05% ointment, cream, solution, and foam
 Diflorasone diacetate 0.05% ointment
 Fluocinonide 0.1% cream
 Halobetasol propionate 0.05% ointment and cream
Class II: High potency
 Betamethasone dipropionate 0.05% ointment and cream
 Budesonide 0.025% cream
 Desoximetasone 0.25% ointment and cream
 Diflorasone diacetate 0.05% cream
 Fluocinonide 0.05% ointment, cream, and gel
 Halcinonide 0.1% cream and ointment
 Mometasone furoate 0.1% ointment
Class III: Moderate potency
 Betamethasone valerate 0.1% ointment, foam
 Desoximetasone 0.05% cream
 Diflorasone diacetate 0.05% cream
 Fluticasone propionate 0.005% ointment
 Triamcinolone acetonide 0.1% ointment
 Triamcinolone acetonide 0.5% cream
Class IV: Moderate potency
 Betamethasone valerate 0.12% foam
 Clocortolone pivalate 0.1% cream
 Flurandrenolide 0.05% ointment
 Fluocinolone acetonide 0.025% ointment
 Halcinonide 0.025% cream
 Hydrocortisone valerate 0.2% ointment
 Mometasone furoate 0.1% cream and lotion
 Triamcinolone acetonide 0.1% cream
Class V: Moderate potency
 Betamethasone valerate 0.1% cream
 Clocortolone pivalate 0.1% cream
 Flurandrenolide 0.025% ointment
 Flurandrenolide 0.05% cream
 Fluocinolone acetonide 0.01% cream
 Fluocinolone acetonide 0.025% cream
 Hydrocortisone butyrate 0.1% ointment, cream, and lotion
 Hydrocortisone probutate 0.1% cream
 Hydrocortisone valerate 0.2% cream
 Prednicarbate 0.1% cream
 Triamcinolone 0.025% ointment
Class VI: Low potency
 Alclometasone dipropionate 0.05% ointment and cream
 Desonide 0.05% ointment, cream, lotion, hydrogel, and foam
 Fluocinolone acetonide 0.01% oil
 Flurandrenolide 0.025% cream
 Triamcinolone acetonide 0.025% cream
Class VII: Low potency
 Hydrocortisone 0.5% and 1% ointment and cream (over the counter)
 Hydrocortisone 2.5% ointment, cream, and lotion