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that part of a brand that can be spoken, including letters, words and numbers, is sold under the name given the drug by the manufacturer
Adverse drug reaction
an undesirable drug response that accompanies the principal response for which the drug was taken
the patient's consistency and accuracy in following the regimen prescribed by a physician or other health care professional
a factor in the patient's condition that makes the use of a medication or specific treatment dangerous or ill advised
a substance that ease the pain or severity of the symptoms of a disease, but does not cure it
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
NSAID, nonnarcotic analgesics administered to control pain by reducing inflammation and swelling
a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicine (trade names Advil and Motrin and Nuprin) used to relieve the pain of arthritis and as an analgesic and antipyretic
(bolus infusion) a single, concentrated dose of drug usually injected into a blood vessel over a short period of time, chewed food
referring to an injury or illness that occurs as a result of medical
care (either intentionally, such as the side effects of chemotherapy, or intentially)
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