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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category


Chemical Name

Androsta-1,4-dien-3-one, 11-hydroxy-16,17-dimethyl-17-(1-oxopropyl)-, (11β,16α,17β)-

Foreign Names

  • Rimexolonum (Latin)
  • Rimexolon (German)
  • Rimexolone (French)
  • Rimexolona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Rimexolone (OS: BAN, USAN, DCF)
  • Org 6216 (IS: Organon)
  • Rimexolone (PH: USP 34)

Brand Names

  • Vexol
    Alcon, Austria; Alcon, Brazil; Alcon, Canada; Alcon, Switzerland; Alcon, Germany; Alcon, Finland; Alcon, France; Alcon, United Kingdom; Alcon, Greece; Alcon, Hong Kong; Alcon, Ireland; Alcon, Italy; Alcon, South Korea; Alcon, Mexico; Alcon, Norway; Alcon, Sweden; Alcon, Turkey; Alcon, United States; Alcon Couvreur, Netherlands; Alcon Cusi, Spain; Alcon Laboratories, Denmark
  • Vexolon
    Alcon, Luxembourg; Alcon-Couvreur, Belgium

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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