Product nameHalobetasol propionate, Anti-inflammatory corticosteroid
DescriptionAnti-inflammatory corticosteroid and dermatologic agent commonly used to treat psoriasis
- Ulobetasol propionate
Anti-inflammatory corticosteroid and dermatologic agent commonly used to treat psoriasis
Chemical name[(6S,8S,9R,10S,11S,13S,14S,16S,17R)-17-(2-Chloroacetyl)-6,9-difluoro-11-hydroxy-10,13,16-trimethyl-3-oxo-6,7,8,11,12,14,15,16-octahydrocyclopenta[a]phenanthren-17-yl] propanoate
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Solubility overviewSoluble in DMSO to 100 mM and in ethanol to 75 mM
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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This product has been referenced in:
- Rivera AM & Hsu S Topical halobetasol propionate in the treatment of plaque psoriasis: a review. Am J Clin Dermatol 6:311-6 (2005). Read more (PubMed: 16252930) »
- Katz HI et al. A double-blind, vehicle-controlled paired comparison of halobetasol propionate cream on patients with plaque psoriasis. J Am Acad Dermatol 25:1175-8 (1991). Read more (PubMed: 1757613) »