- a substance that relieves or prevents itchingFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=antipruritic
Antipruritic medicines are used to relieve and control itching.
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Relieves or prevents itching.
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<pharmacology> Relieving or preventing itching. ... (18 Nov 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
a substance that relieves or prevents itchingFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
(an″te-) (an″ti-proo-rit´ik) preventing or relieving itching. an agent that so acts.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
relieving or preventing itching.Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio08.html
antipruritic 1. Relieving or preventing itching. 2. An agent that relieves or prevents itching. Despite about a century of research, no single effective antipruritic treatment exists Several topical and orally administered agents can help suppress itching. These include lotions and creams; such as calamine and hydrocortisone, antihistamines, opi...Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1768/
Type: Term Pronunciation: an′tē-prū-rit′ik Definitions: 1. Preventing or relieving itching. 2. An agent that relieves itching.Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=5066
Antipruritics, also known as anti-itch drugs, are medications that inhibit the itching (Latin: pruritus) that is often associated with sunburns, allergic reactions, eczema, psoriasis, chickenpox, fungal infections, insect bites and stings like those from mosquitoes, fleas, and mites, and contact dermatitis and urticaria caused by plants such as po...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antipruritic
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