Beclometasone

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Beclometasone
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Clinical data
Trade names Becotide, Beclocort
Synonyms Beclomethasone; 9α-Chloro-16β-methylprednisolone; 9α-Chloro-11β,17α,21-trihydroxy-16β-methylpregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione
Drug class Corticosteroid; Glucocorticoid
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Chemical and physical data
Formula C22H29ClO5
Molar mass 408.92 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)

Beclometasone (brand names Becotide, Beclocort), or beclomethasone, is a synthetic glucocorticoid corticosteroid which is marketed in Norway and Russia.[1][2][3][4][5] An ester of beclometasone, beclometasone dipropionate, is also marketed, and is far more widely used in comparison.[1][2][3][5]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ a b Index Nominum 2000: International Drug Directory. Taylor & Francis. 2000. pp. 95–. ISBN 978-3-88763-075-1. 
  3. ^ a b I.K. Morton; Judith M. Hall (6 December 2012). Concise Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents: Properties and Synonyms. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 46–. ISBN 978-94-011-4439-1. 
  4. ^ Muller (19 June 1998). European Drug Index: European Drug Registrations, Fourth Edition. CRC Press. pp. 141–. ISBN 978-3-7692-2114-5. 
  5. ^ a b https://www.drugs.com/international/beclometasone.html