chronotherapeutics

noun plural but singular in construction
chro·​no·​ther·​a·​peu·​tics | \ -ˌther-ə-ˈpyüt-iks How to pronounce chronotherapeutics (audio) \

Medical Definition of chronotherapeutics

: chronotherapy sense 2 Chronotherapeutics, or chronotherapy, is the synchronization of medication with the biological rhythms of disease activity and symptom intensity.— Mark Lyndon Bing et al., Patient Care, 30 Sept. 1997

Other Words from chronotherapeutics

chronotherapeutic \ -​ˈpyüt-​ik How to pronounce chronotherapeutics (audio) \ adjective
chronotherapeutic drug delivery

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“Chronotherapeutics.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chronotherapeutics. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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