Tixocortol pivalate

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Tixocortol pivalate
Tixocortol pivalate.svg
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ECHA InfoCard 100.054.261
Properties
C26H38O5S
Molar mass 462.64
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Tixocortol pivalate is a corticosteroid. It has anti-inflammatory properties similar to hydrocortisone.[1] It is marketed under the brand name Pivalone.[2]

It is sometimes used in patch testing in atopic dermatitis.[3]

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  1. ^ P Larochelle MD, PhD; P Du Souich MD, PhD; E Bolte MD; J Lelorier MD, PhD & R Goyer PhD (1983). "Tixocortol pivalate, a corticosteroid with no systemic glucocorticoid effect after oral, intrarectal, and intranasal application". Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 33 (3): 343–350. doi:10.1038/clpt.1983.43. PMID 6402333. Retrieved 2011-03-29.
  2. ^ "Tixocortol Pivalate". Drugs.com. Retrieved 2011-03-29.
  3. ^ Nedorost ST, Babineau D (October 2010). "Patch testing in atopic dermatitis". Dermatitis. 21 (5): 251–4. PMID 20920410.