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drug

noun alterant, analgesic, anesthetic, anesthetic agent, anodyne, antibiotic, chemical substance, curative preparation, medical preparation, medicament, medication, medicinal component, medicinal innredient, narcotic preparation, narcotic substance, opiate, painkiller, palliative, physic, prescription, remedy, sedative, soporific, stimulant, stupefacient
Associated concepts: adulterated drugs, dangerous drugs, drug addiction, habit-forming drug, influence of drugs, laaeling of drugs, poisonous drugs or chemicals, possession of drugs, preparation of drugs, prescription drugs, regulaaion of drugs, sale of drugs

drug

verb administer, anesthetize, anoint, apply a remedy, benumb, cure, deaden, desensitize, dose, dull, heal, inject, medicare, medicate, narcotize, numb, palliate, physic, poultice, prescribe, put to sleep, stun, stupefy, treat
Associated concepts: drug addicts
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General considerations for skin test procedures in the diagnosis of drug hypersensitivity.
In vitro detection and characterization of drug hypersensitivity using flow cytometry.
Cellular tests in the diagnosis of drug hypersensitivity.
Tsankov said in an interview, drug hypersensitivity syndrome is not only a toxic but also an immunologic reaction.
Flare up reactions are defined as the exacerbation of an existing drug hypersensitivity by introduction of an unrelated drug.
Also known as drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS), drug hypersensitivity syndrome (DHS) is a severe disease, with a mortality of up to 8%.
Currently, the most widely available testing options used to confirm a Type I drug hypersensitivity are those that measure
Topics include an overview of current regulatory expectations for immunotoxicity evaluations of pharmaceuticals, the relationship of preclinical immunotoxicity safety assessments to clinical development, vaccine safety and testing for drug hypersensitivity, nonclinical models for the study of toxic impacts pharmaceuticals can have on the immune system, and a diverse range of methodologies used in immunotoxicology studies.
In addition, "drug hypersensitivity" is used as a general term, which can be misleading because there is a specific drug hypersensitivity syndrome.
There are no reports of drug hypersensitivity with levetiracetam, so it is a notable exception among antiepileptic drugs.
Unlike other skin eruptions, fixed drug eruptions are considered characteristic of drug hypersensitivity reactions.
These autoantibodies or a related test, the autologous serum skin test (ASST), have been associated with other hypersensitivity disorders: non-allergic asthma, chronic autoimmune urticaria (CAU), and multiple drug hypersensitivity, a.