Product name:Mometasone furoate
Description: Mometasone furoate is a topical steroidal antiinflammatory useful in the treatment of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses. As a steroidal antiinflammatory of grade II potency, mometasone furoate is characterized by a once-daily dose regimen and a relatively wide safety margin.
Mometasone furoate (Asmanex,Nasonex) undergoes extensive metabolism to multiplemetabolites. No major metabolites are detectable in humanplasma after oral administration, but the 6-hydroxy metaboliteis detectable by use of human liver microsomes. Thismetabolite is formed via the CYP3A4 pathway.