Anti-inflammatory agents, Corticosteroid esters, Fluoroarenes, Drugs acting on the musculoskeletal system, Glucocorticoids
Cyclic compounds (4)
Hormonal agents (4)
Cyclic acetals (3)
Sigma Aldrich (2)
Lidex · Topsyn · Lidemol
Fluocinonide (Fluonex, Lidex, Lidex-E, Lonide, Lyderm, and Vanos) is a potent glucocorticoid used topically as an anti-inflammatory agent for the treatment of skin disorders such as eczema and seborrhoeic dermatitis. It relieves itching, redness, dryness, crusting, scaling, inflammation, and discomfort. The usual prescription concentration is 0.05% as a topical cream, ointment, solution, or gel.
Cyclocort · Hermal brand of amcinonide · Amciderm
Amcinonide (trade name Cyclocort) is a topical glucocorticoid used to treat itching, redness and swelling associated with several dermatologic conditions such as atopic dermatitis and allergic contact dermatitis. Amcinonide can also be classified as a multi-functional small molecule corticosteroid, which has been approved by the FDA and is currently marketed as an ointment, lotion, or cream. It acts as both a transcription factor for responses to glucocorticoids and modulator for other transcription factors while also regulating phospholipase A2 activity.
Formocortal (INN), also known as fluoroformylone, is a corticosteroid used in ophthalmology.