Active Ingredient(s): Fluocinolone
FDA Approved: * February 15, 1963
Pharm Company: * MEDICIS
Category: Skin Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Synalar Overview

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...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Cream: 0.01%, 0.025%, 0.03%
  • Gel: 0.025%, 0.03%
  • Implant: 0.18mg, 0.19mg, 0.59mg
  • Insert: 0.19mg
  • Oil: 0.01%
  • Oil/drops: 0.01%
  • Ointment: 0.025%, 0.03%
  • Shampoo: 0.01%
  • Solution: 0.01%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Synalar: (5 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 43538-900 Synalar .25 mg/g Topical Cream by Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 43538-901 Synalar Topical Kit by Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 43538-910 Synalar .25 mg/g Topical Ointment by Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 43538-911 Synalar Topical Kit by Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 43538-920 Synalar .1 mg/ml Topical Solution by Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Fluocinolone or a similar ingredient: (13 results)