diaphoretic

[adj] - inducing perspiration 2. [n] - used to produce perspiration
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Diaphoretic

Any substance which induces perspiration when administered to a patient.
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diaphoretic

sudorific Substance that causes sweating.
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diaphoretic

promotes sweating ( see sudorific )
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Diaphoretic

A substance that increases perspiration, either by (1) dilating the peripheral blood vessels, (2) directly stimulating by drug action the nerves that affect the sweat glands, or by (3) introducing a volatile oil into the bloodstream that performs both tasks.
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Diaphoretic

An agent that induces sweating or perspiration.
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Diaphoretic

Di`a·pho·ret'ic noun (Medicine) A medicine or agent which promotes perspiration. » Diaphoretics differ from sudorifics ; the former only increase the insensible perspiration, the latter excite the sensible discharge called sweat . Parr.
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diaphoretic

<medicine> A medicine or agent which promotes perspiration. ... Diaphoretics differ from sudorifics; the former only increase the insensible perspiration, the latter excite the sensible discharge called sweat. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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diaphoretic

sudorific adjective inducing perspiration
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diaphoretic

noun used to produce perspiration
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diaphoretic

(di″ә-fo-ret´ik) pertaining to, characterized by, or promoting sweating. an agent that promotes sweating; called also sudorific.
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Diaphoretic

• (n.) A medicine or agent which promotes perspiration. • (a.) Alt. of Diaphoretical
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diaphoretic

diaphoretic, diaphoretion 1. Describes agents that induce sweating, or their effects. 2. Producing or increasing perspiration. 3. A medicine or other agent that produces perspiration.
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diaphoretic

Type: Term Pronunciation: dī′ă-fō-ret′ik Definitions: 1. Relating to, or causing, perspiration. 2. An agent that increases perspiration.
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Diaphoretic

In medicine, a diaphoretic is an agent used for producing a greater degree of perspiration than is natural, but less than in sweating. The Turkish bath and a large part of hydropathic treatment, diluent drinks, etc, are employed for this purpose. Diaphoretics increase only the insensible perspiration, while sudorifics excite the sensible discharge
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