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Deltasone

 [del´tah-sōn]
trademark for a preparation of prednisone, a glucocorticoid used as an antiinflammatory and immunosuppressant.
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Deltasone

(dĕl′tə-sōn′)
A trademark for the drug prednisone.
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These drugs, including prednisone (Deltasone), prednisolone (Prelone), hydrocortisone ( Cortef, Cortaid) and me thyl-prednisolone (Medrol), suppress the immune system and reduce inflammation.
Medications in this class include prednisone (Deltasone), hydrocortisone, methylprednisolone (Medrol) and dexamethasone (Decadron, Hexadrol).
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