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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Trade names Cordran, Haelan
Legal status
Routes of
CAS Registry Number  YesY
ATC code D07
PubChem CID:
DrugBank  YesY
ChemSpider  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C24H33FO6
Molecular mass 436.514 g/mol

Fludroxycortide (INN, also known as flurandrenolone or flurandrenolide[1]) is a synthetic topical steroid and is used as an anti-inflammatory treatment for use on skin irritations. Trade names include Haelan (Typharm, UK) and Cordran (by Watson Pharmaceuticals, US).[2][3]

Fludroxycortide is available in ointment, cream and as an impregnated tape (Haelan tape, Cordran tape). Licensed indications in the United Kingdom include recalcitrant dermatoses.[4][5]


  1. ^ CID 15209 from PubChem
  2. ^ Fludroxycortide
  3. ^ Fludroxycortide
  4. ^ Haelan Tape Summary of Product Characteristics
  5. ^

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