Chemical formula: C₂₂H₂₉ClO₅ Molecular mass: 408.916 g/mol PubChem compound: 5311000
Alclometasone dipropionate is a non-fluorinated, topically active synthetic corticosteroid. Pharmacological studies in man and animals have demonstrated that alclometasone dipropionate suppresses local inflammation at doses producing minimal systemic effects.
This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:
|D Dermatologicals → D07 Corticosteroids, dermatological preparations → D07A Corticosteroids, plain → D07AB Corticosteroids, moderately potent (group II)
|S Sensory organs → S01 Ophthalmologicals → S01B Antiinflammatory agents → S01BA Corticosteroids, plain
Competent medicine agencies globally have authorized commercialization of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):
|BOOTS DERMA CARE ECZEMA & DERMATITIS FLARE-UP 0.05% w/w Cream
|Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)
|MPI, EU: SmPC
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