Retisert

Active Ingredient(s): Fluocinolone
FDA Approved: * April 8, 2005
Pharm Company: * BAUSCH AND LOMB
Category: Skin Care

Fluocinolone acetonide is a corticosteroid primarily used in dermatology to reduce skin inflammation and relieve itching.[citation needed] It is a synthetic hydrocortisone derivative. The fluorine substitution at position 9 in the steroid nucleus greatly enhances its activity. It was first synthesized in 1959 in the Research Department of Syntex Laboratories S.A. Mexico City.[1] Preparations containing it were first marketed under the name Synalar. A typical do... [wikipedia]

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Dosage List

Retisert .59 mg/1 Intravitreal Implant
NDC: 24208-416
Labeler:
Bausch & Lomb Incorporated

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