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  • n. A synthetic hydrocortisone derivative used in dermatology to reduce skin inflammation and relieve itching.

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Examples

  • Often, a cortisone cream or ointment must be used to calm the inflammation, and the stronger cortisone preparations such as fluocinolone, triamcinolone and clobetasol might be necessary.

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  • The implant releases low daily doses of the steroid fluocinolone acetonide for as long as three years.

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  • The Company's most advanced product candidate, Iluvien(R), delivers fluocinolone acetonide (FA) for the treatment of diabetic macular edema.

  • The Company's most advanced product candidate, ILUVIEN®, delivers the corticosteroid fluocinolone acetonide (FAc) for the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME).

  • Its advanced product candidate, ILUVIENR, is an intravitreal insert containing fluocinolone acetonide, a non-proprietary corticosteroid with demonstrated efficacy in the treatment of ocular disease.

  • Iluvien is a tiny tube implanted into the eyeball that releases low daily doses of the steroid fluocinolone acetonide for as long as three years.

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  • Its advanced product candidate, ILUVIEN, is an investigational intravitreal insert containing fluocinolone acetonide FAc, a non-proprietary corticosteroid with demonstrated efficacy in the treatment of ocular disease.

  • Each ILUVIEN insert is designed to provide a therapeutic effect of up to 36 months by delivering sustained sub-microgram levels of the corticosteroid fluocinolone acetonide FAc.

  • Its advanced product candidate ILUVIEN is an intravitreal insert containing fluocinolone acetonide FAc, a non-proprietary corticosteroid with demonstrated efficacy in the treatment of ocular disease.

  • Each ILUVIEN insert is designed to provide a therapeutic effect of up to 36 months by delivering sustained sub-microgram levels of fluocinolone acetonide FAc.

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