nedocromil

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ne·doc·ro·mil

 (nə-dŏk′rə-mĭl′)
n.
An anti-inflammatory drug, C19H15N, used in an inhaler in the form of a sodium salt to treat mild-to-moderate asthma.

[ne- (perhaps from 9-ethyl, beginning of the chemical name, referring to the presence of an ethyl group in ninth position) + d(i)- + o(xy)- + shortening and alteration of cromolyn.]
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The chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) version of Tilade (nedocromil) was removed from market June 14, 2010 and Intal (cromolyn sodium) will be removed December 31, 2010.
Nedocromil Sodium - Nedocromil is marketed as Tilade in an MDI formulation.