anti-allergic

adjective an·ti-al·ler·gic \ ˌan-tē-ə-ˈlər-jik , ˌan-ˌtī- \
variants: or antiallergic or less commonly anti-allergenic or antiallergenic play \ˌan-tē-ˌa-lər-ˈje-nik, ˌan-ˌtī-\

Definition of anti-allergic

medical
: used to prevent an allergic response : tending to relieve or control allergic symptoms
  • anti-allergic drugs

anti-allergic

or antiallergic or less commonly anti-allergenic or antiallergenic noun
    • Calcium chloride has been used as an antiallergic to prevent serum sickness …
    • Remington's Pharmaceutical Sciences

First Known Use of anti-allergic

1919

in the meaning defined above

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antiallergic

adjective an·ti·al·ler·gic \ -ə-ˈlər-jik \
variants: also antiallergenic play \-ˌal-ər-ˈjen-ik\

medical Definition of antiallergic

: tending to relieve or control allergic symptoms

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antiallergic

noun
variants: also antiallergenic

medical Definition of antiallergic

: an antiallergic agent

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