Meticorten


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Noun1.Meticorten - a dehydrogenated analogue of cortisol (trade names Orasone or Deltasone or Liquid Pred or Meticorten); used as an anti-inflammatory drug in the treatment of arthritis and as an immunosuppressant
anti-inflammatory, anti-inflammatory drug - a medicine intended to reduce inflammation
glucocorticoid - a steroid hormone that is produced by the adrenal cortex of animals; affects functioning of gonads and has anti-inflammatory activity
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Para el alivio se recurre principalmente al meticorten o prednisona, y su descuido tiene consecuencias graves, tales como derrames internos, desangramiento, disminucion de plaquetas en la sangre o moretones (Cuadro 8).
Se inicio tratamiento empirico por via oral, con una tableta de 30 mg de nimodipino cada 12 horas, una tableta de 100 mg de acido acetilsalicilico al dia y 50 mg diarios de meticorten.
Medicine Brand-Name Examples aspirin Anacin, Bayer, Bufferin, Ecotrin prednisone Deltasone, Meticorten, Orasone, Panasol