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- n. A glucocorticoid prodrug used as an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant.
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One steroid preparation called deflazacort, widely used in Europe but not yet available in the United States, is believed to be bone sparing compared to the other preparations used here.
Vargas CC, Anderson JE (2006) Persistent and improved functional gain in mdx dystrophic mice after treatment with L-arginine and deflazacort.