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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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Accutane (isotretinoin), a vitamin A derivative, is probably the most teratogenic drug on the market today.
Although many panel members agreed that the drug had been shown to be effective in trials, they were concerned that the proposed risk management plan was not adequate for the teratogenic drug, and that it might be used off label for acne.
At that meeting, the possible link between suicide, depression, and Accutane use was evaluated, as were the continued reports of accidental pregnancies among patients on the highly teratogenic drug, despite the current voluntary pregnancy prevention program.
Anticonvulsants represent one of the most common potential teratogenic drug exposures.
Pregnancy history was negative for exposure to teratogenic drugs, diabetes mellitus, or any other illnesses during the pregnancy.