|Systematic (IUPAC) name|
|Metabolism||By plasma esterases, to active metabolite|
|Half-life||1.1–1.9 hours (metabolite)|
|Excretion||Renal (70%) and fecal (30%)|
|Mol. mass||441.517 g/mol|
|(what is this?)|
It is sold in the United Kingdom by Shire under the trade name Calcort; in Brazil as Cortax, Decortil, and Deflanil; in India as MOAID, Defolet(Schwartz), DFZ, Decotaz, and DefZot; in Panama as Zamen, Spain as Zamene and in Honduras as Flezacor. It is not available in the United States.
- Möllmann, H; Hochhaus, G; Rohatagi, S; Barth, J; Derendorf, H (1995). "Pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic evaluation of deflazacort in comparison to methylprednisolone and prednisolone". Pharmaceutical research 12 (7): 1096–100. PMID 7494809.
- "Calcort". electronic Medicines Compendium. June 11, 2008. Retrieved on October 28, 2008.
- "Substâncias: DEFLAZACORT" (in Portuguese). Centralx. 2008. Retrieved on October 28, 2008.
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