Azmacort


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Az·ma·cort

(ăz′mə-kôrt′)
A trademark for the drug triamcinolone acetonide.
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Walnut, California COMMONLY PRESCRIBED MEDICATIONS AVAILABLE THROUGH PATIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS Drug Manufacturer Accolate AstraZeneca Azmacort KOS Effexor Wyeth Lipitor Pfizer Zetia Merck Adapted from Commonly Prescribed Medications Available Through Patient Assistance Programs.
AeroBid Prescription (flunisolide), Azmacort (triamcinolone), Flovent (fluticasone propionate), Pulmicort Turbohaler or Respules, (budesonide), Qvar (beclomethasone) Vanceril, Vanceril DS (beclomethasone), Asthmanex (mometasone) Oral corticosteroids.
triamcinolone 400 [micro]g/day $1.00 (*) (Azmacort) Drug Comment (++) fluticasone Most widely prescribed inhaled (Flovent) corticosteroid.
triamcinolone (Azmacort) 400 [mu]g/day Drug Cost/Day fluticasone (Flovent) $1.64(176 [mu]g/day) (*) beclomethasone (Beclovent, Beclovent: $1.84; Vanceril) Vanceril: $1.76 (336 [mu]g/day) (*) beclomethasone (Qvar) $1.04 (160 [mu]g) (*) budesonide (Pulmicort) $1.24 (400) [mu]g) (*) flunisolide (Aerobid) $2.68 (1 mg) (*) fluticasone and salmeterol (Advir) $2.88 (**) triamcinolone (Azmacort) $1.00 (*) Drug Comment (++) fluticasone (Flovent) Most widely prescribed inhaled corticosteroid.