emetic


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Related to emetic: emetic drugs, tartar emetic
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Synonyms for emetic

a medicine that induces nausea and vomiting

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The use of oral granisetron versus intravenous ondansetron for antiemetic prophylaxis in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery: the effect on emetic symptoms and quality of recovery.
Until reading of the success of the treatment at Coldbath-Fields Prison, the principal treatment had been cautious bloodletting, salt and mustard emetics, and mustard poultices.
There is some evidence that vestibular inputs modify the emetic response from other stimuli: a history of motion sickness is a risk factor for development of PINV, PONV and CINV.
a 2-drug combination of 5HT3 antagonist and dexamethasone for chemotherapy with moderate emetic risk.
In the prodromal phase, the physician and patient have the chance to abort the emetic phase.
It was remarkably cleansing - emetic even - leaving the contemporary British jazz we had heard the week before sounding ever so slightly constipated in its reserve and intellectualism.
It was nice to see pros--Nesser, Emetic Pratt, Navarrette, Danny Montoya, Sumner and Biebel--coming to check out the contest, even though Hammers vs Bangers happened on the same weekend.
Royal records show that George's physicians frequently administered emetic tartar, a potion that contained antimony.
Hypovolemia and pain also have "powerful" emetic effects, he added.
Lobelia can have an emetic effect in large doses, causing vomiting, and therefore should be used with caution.
This medicine, technically classified as an emetic, causes vomiting.
cereus causes two distinct food poisoning syndromes, a rapid-onset emetic syndrome characterized by nausea and vomiting and a slower onset diarrheal syndrome.