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Subject: Fluocortin, Fluocinonide, Corticosteroid, Prednisolone, Dexamethasone
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
CAS Registry Number  N
ATC code C05 D07 H02
PubChem CID:
DrugBank  N
ChemSpider  YesY
Synonyms (6S,8S,9R,10S,11S,13S,14S,16R,17S)-6-fluoro-11-hydroxy-17-(2-hydroxyacetyl)-10,13,16-trimethyl-6,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16,17-decahydrocyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-one
Chemical data
Formula C22H29FO4
Molecular mass 376.462 g/mol

Fluocortolone is a glucocorticoid used in the treatment of several conditions, including hemorrhoids.

It is similar to fluocortin, but with one less keto group.

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