Fludroxycortide

Fludroxycortide

Fludroxycortide
Systematic (IUPAC) name
6-Fluoro-11,21-dihydroxy-16,17-[(l-methylethylidene)bis(oxy)]-(6α,11β,16α)-pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione
Clinical data
Trade names Cordran, Haelan
AHFS/Drugs.com
Legal status
Routes of
administration
Topical
Identifiers
CAS Registry Number  YesY
ATC code D07
PubChem CID:
IUPHAR/BPS
DrugBank  YesY
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
KEGG  YesY
ChEMBL  N
Chemical data
Formula C24H33FO6
Molecular mass 436.514 g/mol
 N   

Fludroxycortide (INN, also known as flurandrenolone or flurandrenolide[1]) is a synthetic topical steroid and is used as an anti-inflammatory treatment for use on skin irritations. Trade names include Haelan (Typharm, UK) and Cordran (by Watson Pharmaceuticals, US).[2][3]

Fludroxycortide is available in ointment, cream and as an impregnated tape (Haelan tape, Cordran tape). Licensed indications in the United Kingdom include recalcitrant dermatoses.[4][5]

References

  1. ^ CID 15209 from PubChem
  2. ^ Drugs.com: Fludroxycortide
  3. ^ Patient.info: Fludroxycortide
  4. ^ Haelan Tape Summary of Product Characteristics
  5. ^