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Fluocinolone Acetonide

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category


Chemical Name

Pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 6,9-difluoro-11,21-dihydroxy-16,17-[(1-metyletylidene)bis(oxy)]-, (6α,11β,16α)-

Foreign Names

  • Fluocinoloni acetonidum (Latin)
  • Fluocinolon acetonid (German)
  • Acétonide de fluocinolone (French)
  • Acetónida de fluocinolona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Fluocinolone (acétonide de) (OS: DCF)
  • Fluocinolone Acetonide (OS: BANM, DCIT, JAN, USAN)
  • Fluocinolonacetonid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Fluocinolone (acétonide de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Fluocinolone Acetonide (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, USP 38)
  • Fluocinolone acetonide (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Fluocinoloni acetonidum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Abrasone (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Framycetin)
    Anotaciones Farmaceuticas, Spain
  • Abricort
    Balkanpharma, Bulgaria
  • Abricort N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Balkanpharma, Bulgaria
  • Aceoto Plus (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    Zambon, Colombia; Zambon, Spain
  • Alergical (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Betamethasone)
    Faes, Spain; Faes Farma, Cyprus
  • Aplosyn
    Pascual, Philippines
  • Aplosyn C (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Clioquinol)
    Pascual, Philippines
  • Aplosyn N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Pascual, Philippines
  • Aplosyn-OTIC (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin, + Polymyxin B)
    Pascual, Hong Kong
  • Bratofil
    Inquifave, Venezuela
  • Bratofil Neomicina (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Inquifave, Venezuela
  • Bravoderm-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Bufa Aneka, Indonesia
  • Capex
    Galderma, United States
  • Cetraxal (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    Laboratorios Salvat, Israel
  • Cetraxal Comp (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    POA Pharma, Finland; POA Pharma, Sweden; Salvat, Denmark; Salvat, Norway
  • Cetraxal Plus (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    Salvat, Spain; Salvat, Lebanon; Tactica, Poland
  • Cexidal (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    Italchimici, Italy; Italchimici, Malta
  • Cinoderm
    Drug International, Bangladesh
  • Cinogenta (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Gentamicin)
    Ferron, Indonesia
  • Cinolon
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Cinolon-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Co Fluocin Fuerte
    Smaller, Spain
  • Cortanest Plus (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Lidocaine)
    Piam, Italy
  • Cortoderm
    Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Dermaflucin
    Farmaprim, Georgia
  • Derma-Smoothe/FS
    Hill Dermaceuticals, Canada; Hill Dermaceuticals, United States
  • Dermasolon
    Ikapharmindo, Indonesia
  • Dermoran F (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Sato Seiyaku, Japan
  • DermOtic
    Hill Dermaceuticals, Canada; Hill Dermaceuticals, United States
  • Doricum (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Farmila-Thea Farmaceutici, Italy
  • Duoflu
    Fortbenton, Argentina
  • Esinol
    Pharmacore Laboratories, Indonesia
  • Fasolon (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Coronet Crown, Indonesia
  • Flodermol (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin, + Gramicidin)
    Juventus, Spain
  • Flodermol (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Juventus, Spain
  • Fluciderm
    Hoe, Indonesia
  • Flucinar
    Jelfa, Bulgaria; Jelfa, Czech Republic; Jelfa, Lithuania; Jelfa, Latvia; Jelfa, Poland; Medphano, Germany; PharmaSwiss, Hungary; PharmaSwiss, Poland
  • Flucinar N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Jelfa, Bulgaria; Jelfa, Lithuania; Jelfa, Latvia; Jelfa, Poland; PharmaSwiss, Hungary
  • Flucinar-Geo
    Geo-Poli, Georgia
  • Fluconin
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Flucort
    Glenmark, Vietnam; Glenmark, India; Tanabe Seiyaku, Taiwan
  • Flucort F (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Tanabe Mitsubishi Pharma, Japan
  • Flucort Forte
    Glenmark, India
  • Flucort MZ (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Miconazole)
    Glenmark, Vietnam
  • Flucort-C (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciclopirox)
    Glenmark, India; Glenmark, Vietnam
  • Flucort-F (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Tanabe Seiyaku, Taiwan
  • Flucort-H
    Glenmark, India
  • Flucort-MZ (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Miconazole)
    Glenmark, India
  • Flucort-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Glenmark, India; Glenmark, Vietnam
  • Flucortone
    Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Flunolone
    Sen Tai, Taiwan
  • Flunolone (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Atlantic Lab, Hong Kong; Atlantic Lab, Thailand
  • Fluo-A
    Grape King, Taiwan
  • Fluocid Forte
    Pharminicio, Spain
  • Fluocinolon Acetonid
    Laropharm, Romania
  • Fluocinolon G (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Gentamicin)
    Fiterman, Romania
  • Fluocinolon N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Antibiotice, Romania
  • Fluocinolone
    Mediphar, Lebanon
  • Fluocinolone Acetonide Amneal
    Amneal, United States
  • Fluocort-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Community Pharm PCL, Thailand; Phapros, Indonesia
  • Fluodermo Fuerte
    Nupel, Spain
  • Fluonid-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Biolab, Hong Kong
  • Fluovitef
    Teofarma, Italy
  • Flusolgen
    Vegal, Spain
  • Franolon (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Yung Sine, Taiwan
  • Fulisinar-AF
    Azerfarm, Georgia
  • Fungitop-F (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Miconazole)
    Micro Gratia, India
  • Futocan
    Shinlon, Taiwan
  • Gelargin
    Zentiva, Czech Republic; Zentiva, Slovakia
  • Gelidina
    Astellas, Spain
  • Genolon (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Gentamicin)
    Guardian Pharmatama, Indonesia
  • Gental-F (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Gentamicin)
    General Drugs House, Thailand
  • Gentasolon (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Gentamicin)
    Ikapharmindo, Indonesia
  • Iluvien
    Alimera, Netherlands; Alimera Science, Poland; Alimera Sciences, United Kingdom; Alimera, United States
  • Infalin Duo (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    Carnot Laboratorios, Mexico
  • InfectoCiproCort (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    Infectopharm, Germany
  • Inoderm
    Meprofarm, Indonesia
  • Iridex (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin (veterinary use))
    Ceva, Italy
  • Jellin
    Teofarma, Germany
  • Jellin-Neomycin (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Teofarma, Germany
  • Kalcinol-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Kalbe, Indonesia
  • Lauromicina 0.025% (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Erythromycin)
    New Research, Italy
  • Lesumin
    Fu Seng, Taiwan
  • Locafluo
    Recordati, Italy
  • Localyn (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Recordati, Italy
  • Locrinolyn (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Clonazoline)
    Recordati, Italy
  • Luci
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Mecloderm (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Meclocycline)
    1x2 Pharma, Italy
  • Midacina (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin, + Gramicidin)
    Lensa, Spain
  • Myco Synalar (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Chlormidazole)
    Grünenthal, Oman
  • Myco-Synalar (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Clioquinol)
    Minerva, Greece
  • Neo synalar (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin (veterinary use))
    Medicis Dermatologics, United States
  • Neosinol (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Interbat, Indonesia
  • Ociderm-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Pyridam Farma, Indonesia
  • Otospon (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    Vianex, Greece
  • Oto-Synalar N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin, + Polymyxin B)
    Lusomedicamenta, Portugal
  • Panolon
    Hemofarm, Serbia
  • Paracort
    Century, Taiwan
  • Patroncort-F (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Patron, Taiwan
  • Procto Synalar N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Lidocaine)
    Grünenthal, Lebanon
  • Proctolyn (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ketocaine)
    Recordati, Italy
  • Procto-Synalar (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Lidocaine)
    Minerva, Greece
  • Procto-Synalar N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Lidocaine)
    Teofarma, Switzerland
  • Retisert
    Bausch & Lomb, United States
  • Sebowash
    Cipla, India
  • Sinoderm
    Galenika, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Galenika, Serbia
  • Sinoderm N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Galenika, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Galenika, Serbia
  • Skinalar
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Skinalar-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Solutie Auriculara cu Cloramfenicol si Fluocinolon (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Chloramphenicol)
    Biofarm, Romania
  • Sulikon
    Unifarma, Taiwan
  • Supralan-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Siam Bheasach, Thailand
  • Supricort
    Glenmark, Malaysia; Glenmark, Peru
  • Synaflan
    Nizhpharm, Georgia
  • Synaflani oint.
    Nizfarm, Latvia
  • Synaflanum
    Borisov, Georgia
  • Synalar
    Astellas, Spain; Bioglan, Denmark; Bioglan, Iceland; Bioglan, Norway; Bioglan, Sweden; Chinoin, Mexico; Glenmark, South Africa; Grünenthal, Oman; Lusomedicamenta, Portugal; Medimetriks, United States; Minerva, Greece; Teofarma, Switzerland; Valeo, Canada; Sinclair, Hong Kong; Bioglan, Lithuania
  • Synalar (veterinary use)
    Medicis Dermatologics, United States
  • Synalar 0.025% med Chinoform (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Clioquinol)
    Bioglan, Denmark
  • Synalar med Chinoform (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Clioquinol)
    Bioglan, Norway
  • Synalar N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Grünenthal, Lebanon
  • Synalar Oftalmico (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin, + Polymyxin B)
    Chinoin, Mexico
  • Synalar rectal (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Lidocaine, + Bismuth Subgallate)
    Lusomedicamenta, Portugal
  • Synalar TS
    Medimetriks, United States
  • Synalar-C (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Clioquinol)
    Chinoin, Mexico; Glenmark, South Africa
  • Synalar-N (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Grünenthal, Oman; Lusomedicamenta, Portugal; Sanofi-Aventis, Thailand; Sinclair, Hong Kong; Teofarma, Switzerland
  • Synalar-Neo (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin)
    Chinoin, Mexico
  • Synalotic (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Ciprofloxacin)
    Astellas, Spain
  • Synalten (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Gentamicin)
    Ifars, Indonesia
  • Synarcus
    Ifars, Indonesia
  • Synotic (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Dimethyl Sulfoxide (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, United States
  • Synsac (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Dimethyl Sulfoxide (veterinary use))
    Zoetis, United States
  • Syntopic
    Vendiz, Philippines
  • Topigen (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Gentamicin, + Nystatin (veterinary use))
    Ilium Veterinary Products, Australia
  • Topsym
    Grünenthal, Peru
  • Tretoflamin 0.025%
    ema pharma, Egypt
  • Triginex (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Clindamycin, + Terconazole)
    Asofarma de Mexico, Mexico
  • Tri-Luma (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Hydroquinone, + Tretinoin)
    Galderma, Hong Kong; Galderma, Mexico; Galderma, Singapore; Galderma, United States
  • Unguentum
    Nipfarm, Lithuania
  • Viazyl (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Neomycin, + Polymyxin, + Lidocaine)
    Pizzard, Mexico
  • Wantacort
    Shou Chan, Taiwan
  • Yderm (Fluocinolone Acetonide and Clioquinol)
    Liferpal, Mexico


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

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