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beclomethasone

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noun bec·lo·meth·a·sone \ˌbek-lə-ˈmeth-ə-ˌzōn, -ˌsōn\

Medical Definition of beclomethasone

  1. :  a steroid anti-inflammatory drug administered in the form of its dipropionate C28H37ClO7 as an oral inhalant to treat asthma and as a nasal spray to treat rhinitis and prevent the growth of nasal polyps Beclomethasone is marketed under the trademarks Beconase AQ, QNASL, Qvar, Vancenase, and Vanceril.


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