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Clobetasol propionate

Clobetasol propionate
Drug information
Systematic (IUPAC) name
IUPAC name[17-(2'-chloroacetyl)- 9-fluoro-11-hydroxy-10,13,16-trimethyl- 3-oxo-6,7,8,11,12,14,15,16-octahydrocyclopenta[a]phenanthren-17-yl] propanoate
Chemical data
Mol. mass466.97 g/mol
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat C (US)
Legal status Rx Only

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Clobetasol propionate (phonetic pronunciation: kloh-BAY-tuh-sall) is a corticosteroid used to treat various skin disorders including eczema and psoriasis. It is also highly effective for contact dermatitis caused by exposure to poison ivy/oak. Clobetasol belongs to US Class I (Europe: class IV) of the corticosteroids, making it one of the most potent available. It comes in shampoo, mousse, ointment and emollient cream presentations. It has very high potency and typically should not be used with occlusive dressings, or for extended continuous use (beyond two weeks). It is also used to treat several auto-immune diseases including alopecia areata, vitiligo and lichen planus (auto immune skin nodules).

Clobetasol propionate is marketed and sold worldwide under numerous names including Clobex, Cosvate (India), Temovate (US),Olux, Tenovate, Dermovate, Dermatovate, Butavate, Movate, Novate.

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Corticosteroids: Side Effects - EmpowHer Tweet this news
EmpowHer--The strongest type of steroid cream is -clobetasol propionate- (Temovate, Dermol or Dermovate depending on where you live) and this is 600 times stronger than hydrocortisone cream. Because of its very high potency, it is not recommended for use - Date : Fri, 30 Mar 2012 19:48:52 GMT
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Sandoz launches authorized generic shampoo for severe scalp psoriasis - Drug Store News Tweet this news
Drug Store News--Sandoz announced the introduction of -clobetasol propionate- shampoo in the 0.05% strength, an authorized generic version of Galderma Labs' Clobex. An authorized generic drug is a branded drug sold under its generic name, usually by - Date : Fri, 06 Jan 2012 18:54:02 GMT
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Monthly Prescribing Reference--Examples of topical steroids include betamethasone (Diprolene, Luxiq), -clobetasol propionate- (Clobex, Olux, Temovate), hydrocortisone (Hytone) and mometasone (Elocon). Some steroid preparations are available over the count - Date : Mon, 16 Jan 2012 16:16:32 GMT
Actavis First-To-Market with Generic Equivalents of Clobex® Shampoo and Clobex ... - PR Newswire (press release) Tweet this news
PR Newswire (press release)--3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Actavis Group, an international generic pharmaceuticals company, today announced that it has begun shipping -Clobetasol Propionate- Shampoo and -Clobetasol Propionate- Lotion, generic equivalents to Gal - Date : Tue, 03 Jan 2012 15:01:50 GMT
Clobex Followed by Vectical Wallops Psoriasis - Skin and Allergy News Digital Network Tweet this news
Skin and Allergy News Digital Network--Sequential topical therapy with -clobetasol propionate- spray followed by calcitriol ointment has joined the ranks of therapies that can boast documented safety and efficacy for moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. T - Date : Mon, 06 Jun 2011 18:59:31 GMT+00:00
Des produits pas Net - Tweet this news contient en effet du -propionate- de -clobetasol-, principe actif d'un médicament stéroïdien nécessitant une prescription médicale. Mais aussi du kétoconazole, un antifongique soumis à prescription médicale.--- - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 08:40:02 GMT+00:00
Ονομασία προϊόντος που αποσύρεται - Γραφείο Τύπου και Πληροφοριών Tweet this news
Γραφείο Τύπου και Πληροφοριών--Το προϊόν έχει αποσυρθεί για τον λόγο ότι περιέχει την ουσία -clobetasol propionate-, η οποία είναι απαγορευμένη ουσία - Date : Tue, 01 Mar 2011 13:45:29 GMT+00:00
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Αθηναικο Πρακτορείο Ειδήσεων--Χώρα προέλευσης: Ακτή Ελεφαντοστού Χημικός Το προϊόν ενέχει χημικό κίνδυνο καθώς περιέχει -clobetasol propionate-. Αυτ - Date : Tue, 01 Mar 2011 09:47:19 GMT+00:00
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XãLuậ tin tức việt nam 24h cập nhật--Cùng với kẽm và chất Corticosteroid -clobetasol propionate-, biotin còn được dùng trong việc điều trị chứng bệnh rụng tóc. Việc thiếu hụt biotin có thể dẫn đến - Date : Sun, 27 Feb 2011 01:55:27 GMT+00:00

Corticosteroids glucocorticoid/receptor and mineralocorticoid/receptor
(A07EA, C05AA, D07, D10AA, H02, R01AD, R03BA, S01BA, S02B, and S03B) (Endogenous in CAPS)

(3-one, 4-ene,
no FG at 16)
(3-one, 4-ene,
HYDROCORTISONE/CORTISOL# (Hydrocortisone aceponate, Hydrocortisone buteprate, Hydrocortisone butyrate) * Budesonide * Ciclesonide * Deflazacort * Medrysone * Tixocortol * HALOGENATED AT 6: Cloprednol * HALOGENATED, WITH FG AT 16: Halcinonide
Pregnadiene (+1-ene)Rimexolone * HALOGENATED, WITH FG AT 16: Flunisolide * Triamcinolone * Amcinonide * Fluocinolone acetonide (Fluocinonide)
Prednisone (Meprednisone) * HALOGENATED AT 9: Fluorometholone * HALOGENATED, WITH FG AT 16: Fluocortolone (Clocortolone, Diflucortolone, Fluocortin) * Desoximetasone
Prednisolone# (Methylprednisolone, Methylprednisolone aceponate, Prednicarbate, Prednylidene) * Desonide * HALOGENATED: Fluprednisolone (Difluprednate, Fluperolone) * HALOGENATED, WITH FG AT 16: Dexamethasone# * Betamethasone (Clobetasol, Clobetasone, Diflorasone, Halometasone, Ulobetasol) * Beclometasone * Paramethasone * Alclometasone * Fluclorolone * Flumetasone * Fluprednidene
AndrosteneHALOGENATED, WITH FG AT 16: Fluticasone (Fluticasone propionate, Fluticasone furoate)
Other/ungroupedHALOGENATED: Loteprednol * HALOGENATED, WITH FG AT 16: Fludroxycortide * Formocortal * Mometasone furoate
Aldosterone antagonists
Spironolactone * Eplerenone * Potassium canrenoate * Canrenone
Trilostane * Carbenoxolone * Aminoglutethimide * Metyrapone |

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