corticosteroid

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synthetic corticosteroid (trade name Aldactone) used to treat hypertension Aldactone , spironolactone
corticosteroid hormone that is secreted by the cortex of the adrenal gland; regulates salt (sodium and potassium) and water balance aldosterone
synthetic corticosteroid (trade names Aristocort or Aristopak or Kenalog) used as an anti-inflammatory agent Aristocort , Aristopak , Kenalog , triamcinolone
corticosteroid hormone (trade name Cortone Acetate) normally produced by the adrenal cortex; is converted to hydrocortisone cortisone , Cortone Acetate
corticosteroid drug (trade names Decadron or Dexamethasone Intensol or Dexone or Hexadrol or Oradexon) used to treat allergies or inflammation Decadron , dexamethasone , Dexamethasone Intensol , Dexone , Hexadrol , Oradexon
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