paramethasone

noun
para·​meth·​a·​sone | \ -ˈmeth-ə-ˌzōn How to pronounce paramethasone (audio) \

Medical Definition of paramethasone

: a glucocorticoid with few mineralocorticoid side effects that is used for its anti-inflammatory and antiallergic actions especially in the form of its acetate C24H31FO6

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“Paramethasone.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paramethasone. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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