triamcinolone

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tri·am·cin·o·lone

 (trī′ăm-sĭn′ə-lōn′)
n.
A synthetic glucocorticoid, C21H27FO6, used, usually in acetal or acetate forms, in the treatment of a wide variety of inflammatory and allergic conditions.

[Perhaps from tri- + am(yl) + cin(ene), a terpene (cin(eole) + -ene) + (prednis)olone.]

triamcinolone

(ˌtraɪæmˈsɪnəˌləʊn)
n
(Pharmacology) pharmacol an anti-inflammatory drug used in the treatment of respiratory and allergic conditions

tri•am•cin•o•lone

(ˌtraɪ æmˈsɪn əˌloʊn)

n.
a synthetic glucocorticoid drug, C21H27FO6, used in the symptomatic treatment of inflammation.
[1955–60; triamcin- (of undetermined derivation) + (prednis) olone]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.triamcinolone - a synthetic corticosteroid (trade names Aristocort or Aristopak or Kenalog) used as an anti-inflammatory agenttriamcinolone - a synthetic corticosteroid (trade names Aristocort or Aristopak or Kenalog) used as an anti-inflammatory agent
adrenal cortical steroid, corticoid, corticosteroid - a steroid hormone produced by the adrenal cortex or synthesized; administered as drugs they reduce swelling and decrease the body's immune response; "adrenal cortical steroids are used to treat many different conditions"
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triamcinolone

n triamcinolona
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TABLE 1 Intranasal corticosteroids Aqueous Nonaqueous Beclomethasone (Beconase AQ, Beclomethasone Vancenase AQ) (QNASL Nasal Aerosol) Budesonide (Rhinocort Aqua) Ciclesonide (Zetonna Nasal Aerosol) Ciclesonide (Omnaris) Flunisolide (Nasalide, Nasarel) Fluticasone furoate (Veramyst) Fluticasone propionate (Flonase) Mometasone (Nasonex) Triamcinolone (Nasacort AQ) Fluticasone propionate/azelastine (a) (Dymista) (a) Combination corticosteroid and antihistamine.
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