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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A glucocorticoid used to treat inflammatory conditions.

Usage examples (31)
  • A corticosteroid such as prednisolone, in tablet form - these being the most potent form of anti-inflammatory medicine.
  • However, for severe reactions that damage nerves, prednisolone is needed.
  • I had my old rescue lab, Coffee, on prednisolone sp? for several years, and she came through with no problems.
  • Prednisone/prednisolone (brand names: SOLU-MEDROL, PEDIAPRED, PRELONE), steroids are given once a day in the morning. for more
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