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Definitions and Synonyms of medicament | Another word for medicament | What is medicament?

Definition 1: (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for medicament in the sense of this definition

(medicament is a kind of ...) a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic

(... is a kind of medicament ) a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time

(... is a kind of medicament ) drug (trade name Isuprel) used to treat bronchial asthma and to stimulate the heart

(... is a kind of medicament ) drug (trade name Isordil) used to treat angina pectoris and congestive heart failure

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine that lowers blood cholesterol levels by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase

(... is a kind of medicament ) parasympathomimetic drug (trademark Mecholyl) that stimulates secretions and smooth muscle activity

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine made from the seeds of an Asiatic tree; contains strychnine and brucine; formerly used as a stimulant

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that is sold without a prescription

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that induces labor by stimulating contractions of the muscles of the uterus

(... is a kind of medicament ) medicine used to treat diarrhea

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medication to be taken by inhaling it

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that lowers the body's normal immune response

(... is a kind of medicament ) the trade name for a drug used to treat upper respiratory congestion; it contains an antihistamine and a bronchodilator and a vasoconstrictor

(... is a kind of medicament ) a combination of protease inhibitors taken with reverse transcriptase inhibitors; used in treating AIDS and HIV

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine promoting expectoration

(... is a kind of medicament ) drug containing fixed amounts of two or more ingredients

(... is a kind of medicament ) medication (trade name Lopid) used to lower the levels of triglyceride in the blood

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine that increases the hemoglobin content of the blood; used to treat iron-deficiency anemia

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine made from plants and used to prevent or treat disease or promote health

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine used to treat the gastric effects of histamine in cases of peptic ulcers and gastritis and gastroesophageal reflux; works by blocking the effects of histamine on the receptor site known as H2

(... is a kind of medicament ) medicine that is protected by a patent and available without a doctor's prescription

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug (trade name Cuprimine) used to treat heavy metal poisoning and Wilson's disease and severe arthritis

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine that has a mitigating effect on a specific disease

"quinine is a specific for malaria"

(... is a kind of medicament ) medicine consisting of a tablet (trade name Carafate) used to treat peptic ulcers; said to bind to the ulcer site and coat it

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine that causes or increases sweating

(... is a kind of medicament ) a small plug of medication designed for insertion into the rectum or vagina where it melts

(... is a kind of medicament ) (pharmacology) a medicine consisting of an extract in an alcohol solution

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine that strengthens and invigorates

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug used in cases of chronic myeloid leukemia

(... is a kind of medicament ) an agent that kills worms (especially those in the intestines)

(... is a kind of medicament ) medicine in the form of a syrup that has a calming effect

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that reduces excitability and calms a person

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine for external application that produces redness of the skin

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug used as a circulatory and respiratory stimulant; larger doses cause convulsions in shock therapy; Metrazol is a trademark

(... is a kind of medicament ) drug or medicine that is prepared or dispensed in pharmacies and used in medical treatment

(... is a kind of medicament ) an innocuous or inert medication; given as a pacifier or to the control group in experiments on the efficacy of a drug

(... is a kind of medicament ) any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a pulverized powder

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist

"he told the doctor that he had been taking his prescription regularly"

(... is a kind of medicament ) a uricosuric drug that reduces the level of uric acid in the blood; used to treat gout

(... is a kind of medicament ) a purging medicine; stimulates evacuation of the bowels

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal worms

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug (trade name Antabuse) used in the treatment of alcoholism; causes nausea and vomiting if alcohol is ingested

(... is a kind of medicament ) an oral antiviral drug (trade name Zovirax) used to treat genital herpes; does not cure the disease but relieves the symptoms

(... is a kind of medicament ) any of a class of drugs used to treat depression; often have undesirable side effects

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug used to treat diabetes mellitus

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug used to control or stop diarrhea

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that limits the formation of urine

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that prevents or alleviates nausea and vomiting

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine used to treat allergies and hypersensitive reactions and colds; works by counteracting the effects of histamine on a receptor site

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that reduces high blood pressure

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine intended to reduce inflammation

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug used to treat or prevent convulsions (as in epilepsy)

(... is a kind of medicament ) medicine that prevents or retards the clotting of blood

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine that inhibits cholinesterase by combining with it and so has a cholinergic effect

(... is a kind of medicament ) a tablet (trade name Fosamax) prescribed to prevent or treat osteoporosis in women after menopause

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug (trade name Zyloprim) used to treat gout and other conditions in which there is an excessive buildup of uric acid

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug (trade name Inocor) used intravenously in heart failure; increases strength of contraction of myocardium

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine used to relieve pain

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that is designed to prevent the growth of blood vessels that nourish tumors

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug used to treat an abnormal heart rhythm

(... is a kind of medicament ) any drug that destroys bacteria or inhibits their growth

(... is a kind of medicament ) a substance that opposes or blocks the action of acetylcholine

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicinal drug used to fight diseases (like malaria) that are caused by protozoa

(... is a kind of medicament ) any medicine that lowers body temperature to prevent or alleviate fever

(... is a kind of medicament ) medication that prevents the formation of gas in the alimentary tract or eases its passing

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug (trade name Atromid-S) that reduces lipids in the blood serum; used to treat some cardiovascular diseases

(... is a kind of medicament ) a blood thinner (trade name Plavix) approved for the treatment of mild heart attacks; works by preventing blood platelets from sticking together to form clots that would restrict blood flow

(... is a kind of medicament ) medicine intended to relieve the symptoms of the common cold

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medicine applied locally to produce superficial inflammation in order to reduce deeper inflammation

(... is a kind of medicament ) any drug that has a toxic effect on cells; commonly used in chemotherapy to inhibit the proliferation of cancerous cells

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that decreases pulmonary congestion

(... is a kind of medicament ) a medication (in the form of an oil or salve etc.) that soothes inflamed or injured skin

(... is a kind of medicament ) used to produce perspiration

(... is a kind of medicament ) any of a class of drugs that block the flow of the electrolyte calcium (either in nerve cell conduction or smooth muscle contraction of the heart); has been used in the treatment of angina or arrhythmia or hypertension or migraine

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that relaxes and dilates the bronchial passageways and improves the passages of air into the lungs

(... is a kind of medicament ) a substance that destroys micro-organisms that carry disease without harming body tissues

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug used to relieve or prevent spasms (especially of the smooth muscles)

(... is a kind of medicament ) any medicine used to suppress or relieve coughing

(... is a kind of medicament ) any drug that destroys viruses

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (aspirin and phenacetin and caffeine)

(... is a kind of medicament ) a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals

(... is a kind of medicament ) an oral dose of radioactive substance used in treatment and diagnosis of cancer

(... is a kind of medicament ) an immunosuppressive drug (trade name Imuran) used to prevent rejection of a transplanted organ

(... is a kind of medicament ) a class of drugs that inhibit (block) some biological process

(medicament is made of the substance ...) used in treatment of Alzheimer's disease and glaucoma

(medicament belongs to category ...) the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques

(medicament is the domain which ... is member of) available only with a doctor's written prescription

"a prescription drug"

(medicament is the domain which ... is member of) purchasable without a doctor's prescription

"nonprescription drugs" "an over-the-counter cold remedy"

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