fluocinolone acetonide


flu·o·cin·o·lone ac·e·to·nide

noun \ˌflü-ə-ˈsi-nə-ˌlōn-ˌa-sə-ˈtō-ˌnīd\

Definition of FLUOCINOLONE ACETONIDE

:  a glucocorticoid steroid C24H30F2O6 used especially as an anti-inflammatory agent in the treatment of skin diseases

Origin of FLUOCINOLONE ACETONIDE

fluor- + -cinolone (as in triamcinolone)
First Known Use: 1963

flu·o·cin·o·lone ac·e·to·nide

noun \ˌflü-ə-ˈsin-əl-ˌōn-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FLUOCINOLONE ACETONIDE

: a glucocorticoid steroid C24H30F2O6 used especially as an anti-inflammatory agent in the treatment of skin diseases

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