AEROCORTIN

Brand name authorized in: Austria

Active ingredients

The drug AEROCORTIN contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Beclometasone
UNII 5B307S63B2 - BECLOMETHASONE DIPROPIONATE

Beclometasone is a pro-drug with weak glucocorticoid receptor binding affinity. It is extensively hydrolysed via esterase enzymes to the active metabolite beclometasone-17-monopropionate (B-17-MP), which has potent topical anti-inflammatory activity.

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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Beclometasone
R Respiratory system → R03 Drugs for obstructive airway diseases → R03B Other drugs for obstructive airway diseases, inhalants → R03BA Glucocorticoids
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