Antiviral

A drug which is used to destroy or inhibit growth and reproduction of viruses.
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antiviral

[n] - any drug that destroys viruses
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Antiviral

Antiviral medicine is used to treat a viral infection. For example, interferon.
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Antiviral

An agent that experimentally inhibits the proliferation and viability of infectious viruses.
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Antiviral

An agent that inhibits growth or multiplication of viruses, or kills them.
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Antiviral

Antiviral: An agent that kills a virus or that suppresses its ability to replicate and, hence, inhibits its capability to multiply and reproduce. For example, amantadine (Symmetrel) is a synthetic antiviral. It acts by inhibiting the multiplication of the influenza A virus. Given within 24-48 hours of the onset of symptoms of the flu, it can lessen...
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antiviral

<pharmacology> Drugs, including interferon, which stimulate cellular defenses against viruses, reducing cell DNA synthesis and making cells more resistant to viral genes, enhancing cellular immune responses or suppressing their replication. ... Also refers to genetically engineered drugs that are designed to block viral replication. ... (14 N...
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antiviral

adjective inhibiting or stopping the growth and reproduction of viruses
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antiviral

(an″te-) (an″ti-vi´rәl) destroying viruses or suppressing their replication. an agent that so acts.
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antiviral

destroying viruses or suppressing their replication.
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antiviral

Type: Term Pronunciation: an′tē-vī′răl Definitions: 1. Opposing a virus; interfering with its replication; weakening or halting its action (zidovudine, acyclovir).
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antiviral

A drug used to treat infections caused by viruses.
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ANTIVIRAL

a drug that suppresses the activity or replication of viruses.
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Antiviral

A chemical substance that kills or suppresses the growth of viruses. Antivirals are designed to be t
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