triamcinolone

triamcinolone

[trahy-am-sin-uh-lohn]
noun Pharmacology.
a synthetic glucocorticoid drug, C 21 H 27 FO 6 , used in the symptomatic treatment of inflammation.

Origin:
1955–60; triamcin- (of unexplained derivation) + (prednis)olone

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triamcinolone tri·am·cin·o·lone (trī'ām-sĭn'ə-lōn')
n.
A synthetic glucocorticoid used as an anti-inflammatory drug in the treatment of allergic and respiratory disorders.

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