fluocinolone acetonide

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noun flu·o·cin·o·lone ac·e·to·nide \ˌflü-ə-ˈsi-nə-ˌlōn-ˌa-sə-ˈtō-ˌnīd\

Definition of fluocinolone acetonide

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

Origin and Etymology of fluocinolone acetonide

fluor- + -cinolone (as in triamcinolone)


First Known Use: 1963


Medical Dictionary

fluocinolone acetonide

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noun flu·o·cin·o·lone ac·e·to·nide \ˌflü-ə-ˈsin-əl-ˌōn-\

Medical Definition of fluocinolone acetonide

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


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