Definición de antitussive en inglés:

antitussive

Saltos de línea: anti|tus¦sive
Pronunciación: /ˌantiˈtʌsɪv
 
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adjetivo

(Especially of a drug) used to prevent or relieve a cough.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Little is known about the pathogenesis of this cough, which frequently proves resistant to conventional antitussive therapies.
  • The alkaloid was found to be devoid of analgesic properties but to possess central antitussive activity equal to that of codeine.
  • Syrup alone may act as a demulcent and provide antitussive action without side effects.

sustantivo

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An antitussive drug.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Premedication generally consists of sedation, an anticholinergic agent, and an antitussive.
  • Do not take an antitussive if you are coughing up mucus.

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