methylprednisolone

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

Definition of methylprednisolone

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

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First Known Use of methylprednisolone

1957


Medical Dictionary

methylprednisolone

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

medical Definition of methylprednisolone

: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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