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mometasone

noun mo·met·a·sone \mō-ˈmet-ə-ˌsōn\
variants: or

mometasone furoate

\-ˈfyu̇r-ə-ˌwāt\ play

Medical Definition of mometasone

  1. :  a synthetic corticosteroid C27H30Cl2O6 that is used as a topical cream or ointment to treat inflammatory and pruritic dermatoses, as a nasal spray to relieve symptoms of allergic rhinitis, or as an inhalational aerosol or powder to treat asthma Trademarks for preparations containing mometasone include Asmanex, Dulera, Elocon, and Nasonex.


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