antidiarrheal

Medical Dictionary

antidiarrheal an·ti·di·ar·rhe·al (ān'tē-dī'ə-rē'əl, an'tī-)
n.
A substance used to prevent or treat diarrhea.

American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

diarrhea di·ar·rhe·a or di·ar·rhoe·a (dī'ə-rē'ə)
n.
Excessive and frequent evacuation of watery feces.


di'ar·rhe'al or di'ar·rhe'ic (-ĭk) or di'ar·rhet'ic (-rět'ĭk) adj.
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