Aspek Farmakologi dan Indikasi Corticosteroid


  • Gerry Setiawan Universitas Udayana
  • Ketut Suardamana 1Departemen/KSM Penyakit Dalam, Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Udayana/RSUP Sanglah, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia



Anti-inflammatory, corticosteroids, immunosuppressive effect, immunology, steroids


Corticosteroids have been widely used in various medical situations and often used for their anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive effects. Corticosteroids can be given by many routes such as topical, oral, intramuscular, or intravenous. However, prolonged use of steroids can result
in hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression and other side effects. Dosage and using strategy are needed to get the best benefits while minimizing the risk of side effects


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How to Cite

Setiawan, G., & Suardamana, K. (2023). Aspek Farmakologi dan Indikasi Corticosteroid. Cermin Dunia Kedokteran, 50(11), 600–610.