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methylprednisolone

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noun meth·yl·pred·nis·o·lone \-pred-ˈni-sə-ˌlōn\

Definition of methylprednisolone

  1. :  a glucocorticoid C22H30O5 that is a derivative of prednisolone and is used as an anti-inflammatory agent; also :  any of several of its salts (as an acetate) used similarly



1957

First Known Use of methylprednisolone

1957


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methylprednisolone

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noun meth·yl·pred·nis·o·lone \-pred-ˈnis-ə-ˌlōn\

Medical Definition of methylprednisolone

  1. :  a glucocorticoid C22H30O5 that is a derivative of prednisolone and is used as an anti-inflammatory agent; also :  any of several of its salts (as an acetate) used similarly—see medrol




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