Description of the medicine: Halometasone (Halometasone)
HALOMETASONE (Halometasone). 2-Chloro-6 a -9 a-difluoro-11 b, 17, 21-trihydroxy-16 a-methylpregn-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.
It is 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, Flumetazone pivalate).
Apply a thin layer to the affected areas of the skin 2 times a day, usually without a bandage; in more severe cases, an occlusive dressing is applied.
The drug is well tolerated. Precautions and contraindications - see Sinaflan ointment.
Release form: 0,05% cream or ointment in aluminum tubes of 10 g.