pharmacotherapy


phar·ma·co·ther·a·py

noun \ˌfär-mə-kō-ˈther-ə-pē\

Definition of PHARMACOTHERAPY

:  the treatment of disease and especially mental illness with drugs

First Known Use of PHARMACOTHERAPY

circa 1903

phar·ma·co·ther·a·py

noun \ˌfär-mə-kō-ˈther-ə-pē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural phar·ma·co·ther·a·pies

Medical Definition of PHARMACOTHERAPY

: the treatment of disease and especially mental disorder with drugs

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