triamcinolone

[trahy-am-sin-uh-lohn]

Origin of triamcinolone

1955–60; triamcin- (of unexplained derivation) + (prednis)olone
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triamcinolone in Medicine

triamcinolone

[trī′ăm-sĭnə-lōn′]
n.
  1. A synthetic glucocorticoid used as an anti-inflammatory drug in the treatment of allergic and respiratory disorders.
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