Definition of overmedicate
- Avoid overmedicating patients prior to surgery.
- But some doctors are increasingly wary about overmedicating people with osteopenia.
- —Harvard Health Letter
- But the question remains: Is America grossly overmedicated?
- —Andrea Bartz
overmedicationplay \ˌō-vər-ˌme-də-ˈkā-shən\ noun
- Many others are victims of a system that traffics in superfluous equipment, unnecessary and potentially harmful surgery, overmedication, and questionable procedures.
- —Consumer Reports