OBO ID: CHEBI:78354
Term Name: fluorometholone acetate Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (6alpha,11beta)-9-fluoro-11-hydroxy-6-methyl-3,20-dioxopregna-1,4-dien-17-yl acetate
  • 6alpha-Methyl-9alpha-fluoro-17-acetoxy-21-deoxyprednisolone
  • 9-Fluoro-11beta,17-dihydroxy-6alpha-methylpregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione 17-acetate
  • 9-fluoro-11beta-hydroxy-6alpha-methyl-3,20-dioxopregna-1,4-dien-17-yl acetate
  • Flarex
  • Fluorometholone 17-acetate
Definition: A steroid ester resulting from the formal condensation of the 17-hydroxy function of fluorometholone with acetic acid. Used in the treatment of steroid responsive inflammatory conditions of the palpebral and bulbar conjunctiva, cornea, and anterior segment of the eye.
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Ontology: Chebi
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