- Oral, parenteral, topical, and inhaled glucocorticoid that is 4-10 times more potent than hydrocortisone.
- The only intermediate-acting corticosteroid that is not a "pred".
- Side effects include PU/PD/PP; dull, dry haircoat; weight gain, panting, vomiting, diarrhea, and GI ulceration.
- Typically used to treat diseases of the immune system such as KCS, allergies, etc.
- Marketed under the trade name Vetalog.