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fludrocortisone

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noun flu·dro·cor·ti·sone \ˌflü-drō-ˈkȯrt-ə-ˌsōn, -ˌzōn\

Medical Definition of fludrocortisone

  1. :  a potent mineralocorticoid drug that is derived from cortisol, possesses some glucocorticoid activity, and is administered in the form of its acetate C23H31FO6 to treat adrenocortical insufficiency


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