fluticasone

noun
flu·tic·a·sone | \flü-ˈtik-ə-ˌsōn, -ˌzōn\

Medical Definition of fluticasone 

: either of two synthetic corticosteroid drugs with anti-inflammatory properties:

Note: Trademarks for preparations containing fluticasone include Advair, Flonase, and Flovent.

a or fluticasone propionate : one C25H31F3O5S used as a nasal spray to treat allergic rhinitis, as an oral inhalant to treat and prevent asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and topically as a cream or ointment to treat inflammation and itching — see advair, flonase, flovent

b or fluticasone furoate : one C27H29F3O6S used as a nasal spray to treat allergic rhinitis and as an oral inhalant to treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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