ciclesonide

noun
ci·​cles·​o·​nide | \ sī-ˈkle-sə-ˌnīd How to pronounce ciclesonide (audio) \

Medical Definition of ciclesonide

: a corticosteroid drug C32H44O7 that is used as an inhalational aerosol to treat asthma and as a nasal spray or aerosol to treat allergic rhinitis

Note: Ciclesonide is marketed under the trademarks Alvesco, Omnaris, and Zetonna.

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“Ciclesonide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ciclesonide. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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