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property of radiation that enables it to produce photochemical effects actinism
placebo used in experimental tests of a drug that has noticeable side effects active placebo
tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Adapin and Sinequan) with numerous side effects (dry mouth and sedation and gastrointestinal disturbances) Adapin , doxepin , doxepin hydrochloride , Sinequan
drug that has the effects of epinephrine adrenergic , adrenergic drug
branch of mechanics that deals with the motion of gases (especially air) and their effects on bodies in the flow aerodynamics , aeromechanics
organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age ageing , aging , senescence
bronchodilator (trade names Ventolin or Proventil) used for asthma and emphysema and other lung conditions; available in oral or inhalant forms; side effects are tachycardia and shakiness albuterol , Proventil , Ventolin
usual method of treating disease with remedies that produce effects differing from those produced by the disease itself allopathy
form of interferon that is produced endogenously and commercially for its pharmacological effects (including regulation of the immune system and antiviral and antineoplastic effects) alpha-interferon
effects (as nosebleed or nausea) of oxygen deficiency in the blood and tissues at high altitudes altitude sickness
bronchodilator (trade name Alupent) used to treat asthma and emphysema and other lung conditions; available in oral or inhalant forms; side effects include tachycardia and shakiness Alupent , metaproterenol
antiarrhythmic drug (trade name Cordarone) that has potentially fatal side effects and is used to control serious heart rhythm problems only when safer agents have been ineffective amiodarone , Cordarone
tricyclic antidepressant drug (trade name Elavil) with serious side effects; interacts with many other medications amitriptyline , amitriptyline hydrochloride , Elavil
barbiturate with sedative and hypnotic effects; used to relive insomnia and as an anticonvulsant amobarbital
drug overcoming sedative's effects analeptic
drug used as an anesthetic by veterinarians; illicitly taken (originally in the form of powder or `dust') for its effects as a hallucinogen angel dust , PCP , phencyclidine , phencyclidine hydrochloride
drug that neutralizes or counteracts the effects of another drug antagonist
any of a class of drugs used to treat depression; often have undesirable side effects antidepressant , antidepressant drug
poison, remedy to counteract effects of antidote , antitoxin , antivenin
remedy that stops or controls the effects of a poison antidote , counterpoison
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