# Corticosteroids/dermatological preparations

Prednicarbate

Also known as , Dermatop A synthetic non-halogenated double-ester derivative of the corticosteroid prednisolone with anti-inflammatory, antipruritic and vasoconstrictive properties. Following skin permeation, prednicarbate enters cells and binds to and activates...
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Fluorometholone

Also known as Fluor-Op, Fluorometholon, Fluorometholone, Fluorometholonum, Fluorometolona, Fluorométholone, NSC 33001, Oxylone A synthetic glucocorticoid with anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic properties. Fluorometholone exerts its effects by interacting with...
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Difluprednate

Also known as CM 9155, DFBA, Difluoroprednisolone butyrate acetate, Durezol Can I take Difluprednate while breastfeeding? No information is available on the ophthalmic use of difluprednate during breastfeeding. Because absorption from the eye is limited, ophthalmic...
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Fluocinonide

Also known as Fluocinonido, Fluocinonidum, Lidex, Vanos A synthetic glucocorticoid and derivative of fluocinolone acetonide with anti-inflammatory and antipruritic activities. Fluocinonide binds the glucocorticoid receptor, followed by translocation of the...
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Alclometasone

Can I take Alclometasone while breastfeeding? Alclometasone has not been studied during breastfeeding. Since only extensive application of the most potent of these drugs cause systemic effects in the mother, it is unlikely that short-term application of topical...
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