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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category


Chemical Name

Pregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 21-chloro-9-fluoro-11-hydroxy-16,17-[(1-metyletylidene)bis(oxy)]-, (11β,16α)-

Foreign Names

  • Halcinonidum (Latin)
  • Halcinonid (German)
  • Halcinonide (French)
  • Halcinonida (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Halcinonide (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN, DCF)
  • SQ 18566 (IS: Squibb)
  • Halcinonide (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names

  • Betacorton
    Spirig Baltikum, Lithuania
  • Betacorton (Halcinonide and Urea)
    Galderma Spirig, Switzerland; Spirig Baltikum, Lithuania
  • Betacorton S (Halcinonide and Salicylic Acid)
    Galderma Spirig, Switzerland; Spirig Baltikum, Lithuania
  • Confumin
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Dermalog
    Jayson, Bangladesh
  • Ha Le Te
    Tianjin Pharmaceutical Group Xinzheng, China
  • Halciderm
    Teofarma, Italy
  • Halciderm (Halcinonide and Salicylic Acid)
    Teofarma, Italy
  • Halciderm Combi (Halcinonide and Neomycin)
    Teofarma, Italy
  • Halcinonide-Pacific Pharm
    Pacific, China
  • Halog
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Brazil; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Tunisia; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Venezuela; Ranbaxy, United States
  • Halog Neomycine (Halcinonide and Neomycin)
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Tunisia
  • Halog-E (Halcinonide and Econazole)
    AHPL, India


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

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