Topical vs Fluticasone - What's the difference?

topical | fluticasone |


As nouns the difference between topical and fluticasone

is that topical is (pharmacology) a topical anaesthetic while fluticasone is (organic compound) a synthetic corticosteroid whose furoate and propionate forms are used as topical anti-inflammatories.

As an adjective topical

is of current interest; contemporary.

topical

English

Adjective

(wikipedia topical) (en adjective)
  • Of current interest; contemporary.
  • ''Fair trade has become quite a topical subject.
  • local to a particular place
  • (medicine, not comparable) Applied to a localized part of the body.
  • Arranged according to topic or theme; thematic.
  • Antonyms

    * systemic

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (pharmacology) A topical anaesthetic.
  • Anagrams

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    fluticasone

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia fluticasone)
  • (organic compound) A synthetic corticosteroid whose furoate and propionate forms are used as topical anti-inflammatories.