Fluocinolone acetonide

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Scientific Name: Fluocinolone acetonide
Brand Name: Capex, Derma-Smoothe/FS, Derma-smoothe FS, Dermotic, Flac, Iluvien, Neo-synalar, Otixal, Otovel, Retisert, Synalar, Tri-luma, Yutiq
Company Owner: Alpharma us pharmaceuticals division, E fougera div altana inc, G and w laboratories inc, Perrigo new york inc, Pharmaderm div altana inc, Pharmafair inc, Taro pharmaceuticals inc, Taro pharmaceuticals usa inc, Usl pharma inc, Allergan herbert div allergan inc, Savage laboratories inc div altana inc, Medicis pharmaceutical corp, Bausch and lomb inc, Hill dermaceuticals inc, Galderma laboratories lp, Bausch and lomb pharmaceuticals inc, Morton grove pharmaceuticals inc
Mechanism Of Action Fluocinolone acetonide is a corticosteroid and thus, it can be inferred that it acts by inhibiting the edema, fibrin deposition, capillary dilation, leukocyte migration, capillary proliferation, fibroblast proliferation, collagen deposition, and scar formation.
Description of the Drug: Fluocinolone acetonide is a corticosteroid used to treat skin conditions, eczematous otitis externa, diabetic macular edema, and non-infectious uveitis of the posterior segment of the eye.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00591