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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Dermatological agent


Chemical Name

Pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 9-fluoro-11,21-dihydroxy-16-metyl-, (11β,16α)-

Foreign Names

  • Desoximetasonum (Latin)
  • Desoximetason (German)
  • Désoximétasone (French)
  • Desoximetasona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Desossimetasone (OS: DCIT)
  • Desoximetasone (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • Désoximétasone (OS: DCF)
  • Desoxymethasone (IS)
  • Hoe 304 (IS)
  • R 2113 (IS)
  • Desoximetasone (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names

  • Chemin
    Hua Shin, Taiwan
  • Denomix (Desoximetasone and Neomycin)
    Combiphar, Indonesia
  • Deoxone
    Hanmi, South Korea
  • Dercason
    Global Multi Pharmalab, Indonesia
  • Dermacorte
    Chinta, Thailand
  • Desone
    Patron, Taiwan
  • Dexigen
    Ifars, Indonesia
  • Dexison
    U-Liang, Taiwan
  • Dexocort
    Kimia Farma, Indonesia
  • Dexosyn
    Pharos, Indonesia
  • Esperson
    Jugoremedija, Serbia; Sanofi Aventis, Brazil; Sanofi-Aventis, Indonesia; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand; Sanofi-Aventis, Taiwan
  • Esperson M
    Jugoremedija, Serbia
  • Esperson mite
    Jugoremedija, Serbia
  • Esperson N (Desoximetasone and Neomycin)
    Sanofi Aventis, Brazil
  • Flubason
    Sanofi Aventis, Spain; Sanofi-Aventis, Italy
  • Ibaril
    Bipharma, Netherlands; Sanofi Oy, Finland; Sanofi-Aventis, Norway
  • Inerson
    Interbat, Indonesia
  • Ozurdex
    Allergan, Norway
  • Pyderma
    Pyridam Farma, Indonesia
  • Teracorte
    MacroPhar, Thailand
  • Topcort
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Topicort
    Taro Pharmaceuticals, United States; Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Canada
  • Topicorte
    Sanofi-Aventis, Netherlands; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand
  • Topifram (Desoximetasone and Gramicidin, + Framycetin)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand
  • Topisolon
    Sanofi-Aventis, Germany
  • Uson
    Siu Guan, Taiwan


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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