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Systemic Glucocorticoids Comparison
Mineralocorticoid and anti-inflammatory activity
Gomella LG, et al: Clinician's Pocket Reference, 6th Edition, Appleton & Lange 1989. p342.
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DRUGEQUIVALENT ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DOSE (mg)EQUIVALENT MINERALOCORTICOID ACTIVITYDURATION (hr)
Cortisone25.000.88-12
Hydrocortisone20.001.08-12
Prednisone5.000.812-36
Methylprednisolone4.000.536-72
Dexamethasone0.75036-72

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