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Generic Cordran SP Cream

There are no generic Cordran SP Cream (flurandrenolide cream) products available at this time. It is unclear why no generic versions of this medication are available; there are no unexpired patents or exclusivity rights that would prevent this. It's important to note that flurandrenolide is the "generic name" for this product; it's not a "generic version."

Can I Buy Generic Cordran SP Cream?

Cordran® SP Cream (flurandrenolide cream) is a prescription medication used to treat itching and inflammation due to various skin conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. It is a steroid that is applied to the skin usually two or three times a day.
 
Cordran SP Cream is made by DPT Laboratories, Ltd., for Aqua Pharmaceuticals, LLC. At this time, the medication is not available in generic form.
 

Why Isn't Generic Cordran SP Cream Available?

This is a difficult, if not impossible, question to answer. There are no unexpired patents or exclusivity rights for Cordran SP Cream. This means that a generic version could become available at any time, as soon as a manufacturer decides to make it and to apply to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to do so.
 
It is unclear why no manufacturers have chosen to make generic Cordran SP Cream. Perhaps there is not a large enough market for this particular steroid. There are many, many different steroid products on the market today, and some have become more popular than others.
 

Is Flurandrenolide a Generic Version?

No -- flurandrenolide is the active ingredient in Cordran SP Cream, as well as in Cordran Lotion and in Cordran Tape, but is not a generic version of it. What can be confusing is that the active ingredient of any drug is often referred to as the "generic name."
 
The generic name is different from a generic version of a medicine. In order for there to be a generic version, the original medicine must have gone off-patent and another company besides the original manufacturer must make the product.
 

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