adjective see chemoprophylaxis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • chemoprophylactic — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to chemoprophylaxis. 2. noun A chemoprophylactic drug …   Wiktionary

  • chemoprophylactic — See chemoprophylaxis. * * * …   Universalium

  • chemoprophylactic — adj. preventing illness with the help of chemical substances …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chemoprophylactic — chemo·prophylactic …   English syllables

  • chemoprophylactic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ adjective Etymology: chem + prophylactic : of or relating to chemoprophylaxis …   Useful english dictionary

  • chemoprophylaxis — chemoprophylactic /kee moh proh feuh lak tik, kem oh /, adj. /kee moh proh feuh lak sis, prof euh , kem oh /, n. prevention of disease by means of chemical agents or drugs or by food nutrients. Also called chemoprevention /kee moh pri ven sheuhn/ …   Universalium

  • chemoprophylaxis — noun Date: 1936 the prevention of infectious disease by the use of chemical agents • chemoprophylactic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Antimalarial drug — Antimalarial drugs are designed to prevent or cure malaria. Some antimalarial agents, particularly chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine, are also used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and lupus associated arthritis. There are many of these… …   Wikipedia

  • Malaria prophylaxis — is a preventative treatment of malaria. Most adults from endemic areas have a degree of long term infection, which tends to recur, and also possess partial immunity (resistance); the resistance reduces with time, and such adults may become… …   Wikipedia

  • хемопрофилактика — — [ Eng Rus.pdf] Тематики биотехнологии EN chemoprophylactic …   Справочник технического переводчика

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