What is Difluprednate?


Synonyms: 6a,9a-Difluoroprednisolone 21-acetate 17-butyrate

CAS NO.: 23674-86-4

Molecular Formula: C27H34F2O7

Molecular Weight: 508.551

Difluprednate is alone begin in individuals that accept used or taken this drug. It is a contemporary corticosteroid adumbrated for the analysis of infammation and affliction associated with ocular surgery. It was accustomed by the the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on June 24, 2008. Corticosteroids are anticipation to act by the consecration of phospholipase A2 inhibitory proteins (lipocortins). It is accepted that these proteins ascendancy the biosynthesis of almighty mediators of infammation such as prostaglandins and leukotrienes by inhibiting the absolution of their accepted forerunner arachidonic acid. Arachidonic acid is appear from film phospholipids by phospholipase A2.

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