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Betamethasone

Known as: 9-Fluoro-16?-methylprednisolone, 9alpha-Fluoro-16beta-methylprednisolone, Betamethasone [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A synthetic glucocorticoid with metabolic, immunosuppressive and anti-inflammatory activities. Betamethasone binds to specific intracellular… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Infants who are born at 34 to 36 weeks of gestation (late preterm) are at greater risk for adverse respiratory and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Maintenance treatment with long-acting beta2-agonists and inhaled corticosteroids (LABA/ICS) can relieve asthma… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The intestine secretes a range of hormones with important local and distant actions, including the control of insulin secretion… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether disease control can be achieved in early active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) by treatment with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Antenatal betamethasone treatment is widely used for the prevention of neonatal respiratory distress syndrome in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To test whether steroids reduce respiratory distress in babies born by elective caesarean section at term. DESIGN… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Abstract Objective To test whether steroids reduce respiratory distress in babies born by elective caesarean section at term… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Context Patients who take glucocorticoids appear to have an increased risk for cardiovascular disease. However, data about the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
A controlled trial of betamethasone therapy was carried out in 282 mothers in whom premature delivery threatened or was planned… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Abstract Observations on acute mountain sickness occurring between 11,000 and 18,000 feet, in 1925 men, 18, to 53 years old… Expand
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