OBO ID: CHEBI:41879
Term Name: dexamethasone Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (11beta,16alpha)-9-fluoro-11,17,21-trihydroxy-16-methylpregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione
  • 1-dehydro-16alpha-methyl-9alpha-fluorohydrocortisone
  • 16alpha-methyl-9alpha-fluoro-1-dehydrocortisol
  • 9-fluoro-11beta,17,21-trihydroxy-16alpha-methylpregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione
  • 9alpha-fluoro-16alpha-methylprednisolone
  • Aeroseb-Dex
  • Auxiron
  • Azium
  • Calonat
  • Corson
  • Cortisumman
  • Decacort
  • Decadron
  • Decaject
  • Decalix
  • Decameth
  • Dexacortal
  • Dexacortin
  • dexametasona
  • dexamethasone
  • dexamethasonum
  • Dexason
  • Dexasone
  • DexPak
  • Diodex
  • fluormethylprednisolone
  • Hexadrol
  • Maxidex
  • Millicorten
  • Oradexon
  • Ozurdex
  • Solurex
  • Zema-Pak
Definition: A fluorinated steroid that is 9-fluoropregna-1,4-diene substituted by hydroxy groups at positions 11, 17 and 21, a methyl group at position 16 and oxo groups at positions 3 and 20. It is a synthetic member of the class of glucocorticoids.
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Ontology: Chebi
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