Medication Description: Halometasone
Halometasone (Halometasone). 2-Chloro-6 a -9 a-difluoro-11 b, 17, 21-trihydroxy-16 a-methyl-pregna-1, 4-diene-3, 20-dione.
Synonyms: Seacorten, Sicorten.
Like sinaflan and flumethasone, it contains two fluorine atoms in the molecule and, in addition, a chlorine atom in position 2.
Available in the form of ointments and creams that have a pronounced anti-allergic and anti-inflammatory effect.
Indications for use are the same as for other similar drugs (see Sinaflan, Flumetazon pivalat).
Apply a thin layer to the affected skin 2 times a day, usually without a dressing; in more severe cases, occlusive bandage is applied.
The drug is well tolerated. Precautions and contraindications - see Sinaflan Ointment.
Form release: 0.05% cream or ointment in aluminum tubes of 10 g.