pirfenidone

(peer-FEH-nih-done)

A substance that is being studied in the prevention and treatment of scar tissue caused by radiation therapy. It belongs to the family of drugs called anti-inflammatory agents.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "pirfenidone"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "pirfenidona"

Sustancia en estudio para la prevenciĆ³n y el tratamiento de las cicatrices causadas por la radioterapia. Pertenece al tipo de medicamentos llamados antiinflamatorios.