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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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Janet Woodcock, director of the Food and Drug Administration's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, warned that too many restrictions could increase illegal use of the teratogenic drug.
The registry study is comparing outcomes in women with RA who are treated with adalimumab during pregnancy, in women with RA not treated with adalimumab during pregnancy, and in women who do not have an autoimmune disease and have not been exposed to adalimumab or any known teratogenic drug during pregnancy.
What is not clear, however--and won't be for at least another year--is the impact the program is having on the prevention of pregnancies in women taking the teratogenic drug.