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Fusidic Acid/Betamethasone Valerate Topical Cream (Code C78833)

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Preferred Name: Fusidic Acid/Betamethasone Valerate Topical Cream

Definition: A topical cream formulation of the bacteriostatic antibiotic fusidic acid and the synthetic, long-acting glucocorticoid betamethasone valerate with potential anti-bacterial and immunomodulating activities. Fusidic acid/betamethasone valerate topical cream inhibits Gram-positive bacterial protein synthesis and replication and inhibits the inflammatory response by preventing phospholipid release, inhibiting eosinophil activity, and decreasing pro-inflammatory cytokine production.

Label: Fusidic Acid/Betamethasone Valerate Topical Cream

NCI Thesaurus Code: C78833 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: CL387612  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Fusidic Acid/Betamethasone Valerate Topical Cream
Verutex B

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 609870
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 609870 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C78833
Legacy_Concept_Name Fusidic_Acid_Betamethasone_Valerate_Topical_Cream
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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