COVID-19 therapy: corticosteroids including dexamethasone and hydrocortisone

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Guidance on the use of systemic corticosteroids in patients with severe and critical COVID-19 disease.

This letter also confirms that they should not be used in patients with non-severe COVID-19.


Letter from Dr Keith Ridge CBE, Chief Pharmaceutical Officer, and Professor Stephen Powis, NHS National Medical Director.

Published 13 November 2020.