coadministration

noun
co·​ad·​min·​is·​tra·​tion | \ ˌkō-əd-ˌmi-nə-ˈstrā-shən How to pronounce coadministration (audio) , -(ˌ)ad- \
variants: co-administration

Definition of coadministration

medical
: the administration of two or more drugs together Isoniazid may also cause peripheral neuropathy, although its development can be prevented with the coadministration of pyridoxine.— C. Robert Horsburgh and Eric J. Rubin

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coadminister \ ˌkō-​əd-​ˈmi-​nə-​stər How to pronounce coadminister (audio) \ or co–administer transitive verb coadministered or co–administered; coadministering or co–administering
To reduce the risk of bleeding, avoid coadministering the drug with an NSAID.

First Known Use of coadministration

1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Coadministration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coadministration. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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coadministration

noun
co·​ad·​min·​is·​tra·​tion | \ ˌkō-əd-ˌmin-ə-ˈstrā-shən, -(ˌ)ad- How to pronounce coadministration (audio) \

Medical Definition of coadministration

: the administration of two or more drugs together Isoniazid may also cause peripheral neuropathy, although its development can be prevented with the coadministration of pyridoxine.— C. Robert Horsburgh and Eric J. Rubin, The New England Journal of Medicine, 14 Apr. 2011

Other Words from coadministration

coadminister \ -​ˈmin-​ə-​stər How to pronounce coadminister (audio) \ transitive verb

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