|Synonyms||Hydrocortisone 21-acetate, 17-α-Hydroxycorticosterone acetate|
|Keywords||Anti-inflammation, asthma, endocrine disorders, glucocorticoid, allergic|
|Related products||Hydrocortisone Hemisuccinate Sodium Salt, Beclomethasone Dipropionate, Monoammonium Glycyrrhizinate|
Hydrocortisone Acetate Specifications
|Product Name||Hydrocortisone Acetate|
|CAS Registry Number||50-03-3|
|Molecular Weight||404.5 g/mol|
|Shelf life||2 years|
|Functions||Anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic and immune suppression|
Hydrocortisone Acetate Description
Hydrocortisone acetate is a synthetic corticosteroid. It is an adrenal corticosteroid drug with various pharmacological effects such as anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, and immune suppression.
Hydrocortisone acetate is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (such as eczema, dermatitis, allergies, and rash). Hydrocortisone acetate reduces the swelling, itching, and redness that can occur in these types of conditions. This medication is a mild corticosteroid.
Hydrocortisone Acetate Applications
Hydrocortisone acetate is used to make hydrocortisone acetate cream. The indications are for allergic, non-infectious skin diseases and some proliferative skin diseases, such as dermatitis, eczema, neurodermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, and pruritus.
- Bilgihan, K., Ozdek, S., Ozoğul, C., et al. Topical vitamin E and hydrocortisone acetate treatment after photorefractive keratectomy. Eye (Lond) 14(Pt 2), 231-237 (2000).
- Sedgwick, A.D., Sin, Y.M., Moore, A.R., et al. Effects of local administration of hydrocortisone on cartilage degradation in vivo. Ann. Rheum. Dis. 43(3), 418-420 (1984).