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Clobetasol MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Clobetasol
Tree Number(s)
D04.210.500.908.093.250
Unique ID
D002990
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002990
Scope Note
A derivative of PREDNISOLONE with high glucocorticoid activity and low mineralocorticoid activity. Absorbed through the skin faster than FLUOCINONIDE, it is used topically in treatment of PSORIASIS but may cause marked adrenocortical suppression.
Entry Term(s)
Clobetasol 17-Propionate
Clobetasol Propionate
Clobex
Clofenazon
Cormax
Dermovate
Embeline
Embeline E
OLUX
Temovate
Pharm Action
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Glucocorticoids
Registry Number
ADN79D536H
Related Numbers
25122-41-2
25122-46-7
779619577M
CAS Type 1 Name
Pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 21-chloro-9-fluoro-11,17-dihydroxy-16-methyl-, (11beta,16beta)-
Previous Indexing
Betamethasone (1974-1976)
Propionates (1974)
Steroids, Chlorinated (1974-1975)
Public MeSH Note
1991, was indexed under BETAMETHASONE 1977-1990; CLOBETASOL PROPIONATE was indexed under COLBETASOL 1978-2006
History Note
1991(1977); for CLOBETASOL PROPIONATE use COLBETASOL (NM) 1979
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1976/04/13
Revision Date
2016/05/28
Clobetasol Preferred
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