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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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About half of those studies did not detect any association between the mutations and an increased risk of death caused by PCP (5-8) or a decreased response to sulfa drugs (3,9-11).
The work focused on sulfa drugs and their target enzyme, dihydropteroate synthase (DHPS).
Celecoxib is technically a sulfonamide, but it should not be automatically contraindicated in patients with a history of allergy to sulfa drugs, Dr.
One of the reasons I like the sulfa drugs for treatment is that they are also effective against some bacterial diarrheas.
Medications prescribed: Antidiarrheal medications, sulfa drugs such as sulfasalazine, cortisone.
Carbon monoxide, nitrates, or sulfa drugs could form stable compounds with hemoglobin and reduce the amount of hemoglobin available.
Synthesis of Sulfa Drugs, Walters State Community College, Morristown, Tennessee
Venkataramani, Yale University, "The Long-Run Effects of Early Life Pneumonia: Evidence from the Arrival of Sulfa Drugs in America"
8-1 mg/day also take the higher folic acid dose, including those taking antiepileptic drugs or folic antagonists such as sulfa drugs or methotrexate, those who have malabsorption syndrome, and obese women with a body mass index greater than 35 kg/[m.
Darunavir contains a sulfa-moiety and must be administered with caution in patients who are allergic to sulfa drugs.
Widespread resistance long ago took penicillins, sulfa drugs, tetracycline, and spectinomycin off the table for gonococ-cal infections; by April of last year, fluoroquinolones, including ciprofloxacin, ofloxacin, and levofloxacin, also lost their "recommended" status because of resistance documented in sites in the United States and other countries.