Eczema and atopic dermatitis can be unpredictable, but there are a number of treatments available and these vary depending on the type, severity and impact of your disease. Learn more about keeping your symptoms under control and the available, medically validated treatment options.


Steroid creams

Nottingham Support Group for Carers of Children with Eczema

Steroid (corticosteroid) creams and ointments are an effective and safe way of treating inflamed skin in atopic eczema.

Topical corticosteroids FAQ

Eczema Society of Canada

This booklet aims to answer some common questions about the use of topical corticosteroids, a group of medications used to treat the inflammation of eczema.

Video: how to apply topical steroids

British Association of Dermatologists

You will find a selection of patient information videos that have been developed by the BAD in conjunctions with St. John's Institute of Dermatology at St. Guy's Hospital.

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