ACOLON

Found in: Hong Kong

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
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Dexamethasone is a synthetic glucocorticoid; it combines high anti-inflammatory effects with low mineralocorticoid activity. It has an approximately 7 times greater anti-inflammatory potency than prednisolone, another commonly prescribed corticosteroid. At high doses it reduces the immune response.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Dexamethasone
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A01 Stomatological preparations → A01A Stomatological preparations → A01AC Corticosteroids for local oral treatment

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Department of Health Drug Office (HK)
Identifier(s): 59471