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Meaning of "antipruritic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ANTIPRURITIC

antipruritic  [ˌæntɪprʊəˈrɪtɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ANTIPRURITIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Antipruritic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ANTIPRURITIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Antipruritic

Antipruritics, also known as anti-itch drugs, are medications that inhibit the itching that is often associated with sunburns, allergic reactions, eczema, psoriasis, chickenpox, fungal infections, insect bites and stings like those from mosquitoes, fleas, and mites, and contact dermatitis and urticaria caused by plants such as poison ivy or stinging nettle.

Definition of antipruritic in the English dictionary

The definition of antipruritic in the dictionary is acting against or preventing itching.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ANTIPRURITIC


barytic
bəˈrɪtɪk
blepharitic
ˌblɛfəˈrɪtɪk
dioritic
ˌdaɪəˈrɪtɪk
diphtheritic
ˌdɪpθəˈrɪtɪk
doleritic
ˌdɒləˈrɪtɪk
evaporitic
ɪˌvæpəˈrɪtɪk
gastroenteritic
ˌɡæstrəʊˌɛntəˈrɪtɪk
granodioritic
ˌɡrænəʊˌdaɪəˈrɪtɪk
Himyaritic
ˌhɪmjəˈrɪtɪk
lateritic
ˌlætəˈrɪtɪk
madreporitic
ˌmædrɪpəˈrɪtɪk
margaritic
mɑːɡəˈrɪtɪk
meteoritic
ˌmiːtɪəˈrɪtɪk
micrometeoritic
ˌmaɪkrəʊˌmiːtɪəˈrɪtɪk
phosphoritic
ˌfɒsfəˈrɪtɪk
pleuritic
plʊəˈrɪtɪk
pruritic
prʊəˈrɪtɪk
scleritic
sklɪəˈrɪtɪk
Sybaritic
ˌsɪbəˈrɪtɪk
Ugaritic
ˌuːɡəˈrɪtɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ANTIPRURITIC

antipolitical
antipolitics
antipollution
antipope
antipopular
antiporn
antipornography
antiporter
antipot
antipoverty
antipredator
antipress
antiprogressive
antiproton
antipsychiatry
antipsychotic
antipyic
antipyresis
antipyretic
antipyrine

WORDS THAT END LIKE ANTIPRURITIC

antiarthritic
arthritic
chloritic
chondritic
critic
dendritic
diacritic
drama critic
ferritic
film critic
hypocritic
literary critic
music critic
nephritic
neritic
neuritic
oneirocritic
osteoarthritic
politic
porphyritic
pyritic

Synonyms and antonyms of antipruritic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «antipruritic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ANTIPRURITIC

Find out the translation of antipruritic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of antipruritic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «antipruritic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

止痒
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

antiprurítico
570 millions of speakers

English

antipruritic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कण्डूरोधी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مضاد الحكة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

противозудным
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

antipruritic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

antipruritic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

antiprurigineux
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Antipruritic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

antipruritic
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

かゆみ止め薬
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

진양
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Antipruritic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chống ngứa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

antipruritic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Antipruritic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kaşıntıyı önleyen
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

antiprurito
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przeciwświądowe
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

протівозудним
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

antipruritic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αντικνησμώδης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

anti-jeuk
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

klådstillande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

antipruritic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of antipruritic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ANTIPRURITIC»

The term «antipruritic» is normally little used and occupies the 110.001 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ANTIPRURITIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about antipruritic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ANTIPRURITIC»

Discover the use of antipruritic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to antipruritic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Chemistry of Opioids
These findings led us to estimate the antipruritic effect of TRK-820. After confirming a significant antipruritic effect of TRK-820 in various animal itching models established by Kuraishi et al. [51–58], we initiated another clinical development ...
Hiroshi Nagase, 2011
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Pruritus: New Insights for the Healthcare Professional: 2013 ...
Duke. University. School. of. Medicine,. Durham: Antipruritic. hydrogel. for. the. treatment. of. atopic. dermatitis: an. open-label. pilot. study. By a News Reporter- Staff News Editor at Biotech Week — Current study results on Dermatology have  ...
‎2013
3
Dermatologic Principles and Practice in Oncology: Conditions ...
Antipruritic. therapy. There aremany causes of pruritus spanning fromskindisorders and infections tosystemic disorders such as blood and metabolic disorders and malignancies. In general, treatmentoftheunderlying disorder (if known)is the ...
Mario E. Lacouture, 2013
4
Atopic Dermatitis
Placebo-controlled studies concerning the antipruritic effect of oral antihistamines have shown conflicting results in AD. In some studies, no superior effect was observed as compared to placebo (50,218,219), while others showed a significant ...
Thomas Bieber, Donald Y. M. Leung, 2002
5
Current Therapy in Equine Medicine
Ingredients Cleansing agents, emollients/ moisturizers, antiseborrheic ( antiscaling) agents, antimicrobial agents, and antipruritic agents Emollients/ moisturizers, antiseborrheic agents, antimicrobial agents, antipruritic agents, and parasiticides ...
Norman Edward Robinson, Kim A. Sprayberry, 2009
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Development and Validation of a Methodology for Testing ...
A new double-blind methodology for testing the efficacy of topical antipruritic drugs was evaluated in a series of four experiments.
Raymond D. Wilkins, AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH., 1983
7
Atopic Dermatitis in Childhood and Adolescence
Specific Antipruritic Therapies Topical Anesthetics There is evidence that short term application of topical local anesthetics can be recommended as an adjuvant antipruritic therapy in AD. Most frequently, polidocanol as well as a mixture of ...
W. Kiess, T. Werfel, J.M. Spergel, 2011
8
Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology7: Muller and ...
Antipruritic agents attempt to provide temporary relief from itching, but are not usually satisfactory as sole therapy because of their short duration of effect. Pruritus is a symptom of many diseases, and most antipruritic topical therapies are ...
William Howard Miller, Craig E. Griffin, Karen L. Campbell, 2013
9
Dermatologic Agents: Advances in Research and Application: ...
Data detailed in 'Targeting the neurokinin receptor 1 with aprepitant: a novel antipruritic strategy' have been presented. According to recent research from Munster, Germany, “Chronic pruritus is a global clinical problem with a high impact on ...
‎2012
10
Allergy in Practice
6.2.12 Antipruritic Treatment 6.2. 12. 1 General Introduction Itch is an untoward sensation inducing the urge to scratch (Fig. 6.3). There is no better modern definition. Itch is the most common and most crucial - impairing quality of life - symptom ...
Johannes Ring, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ANTIPRURITIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term antipruritic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Oculus receives FDA clearance for novel, spray-based wound care …
Oculus Innovative Sciences announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel to treat dermatologic ... «FierceDrugDelivery, Jun 15»
2
Top Gainers #Pre-Market Trading - SAGE, OCLS, PLAY, ATML, LULU
... pct to $2.10 during early morning session following the FDA 510(K) clearance for Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel released on Monday. «FxPips.com, Jun 15»
3
How Stocks Taste Ups And Down: Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS …
... Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel with both prescription and over-the-counter indications. Oculus Innovative Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCLS) ... «eMarketsDaily, Jun 15»
4
Oculus Innovative Sciences (OCLS) Announces FDA Clearance for …
In tandem with the prescription clearance, the Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel has also been cleared for over-the-counter use in the United ... «StreetInsider.com, Jun 15»
5
Morning Market Gainers
... Inc. (NASDAQ: OCLS) shares rose 4.83 percent to $1.85 following the Monday's FDA 510(K) clearance for Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel. «Benzinga, Jun 15»
6
Benzinga's Top #PreMarket Gainers
... gained 19.32 percent to $2.10 in pre-market trading following the Monday's FDA 510(K) clearance for Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel. «Benzinga, Jun 15»
7
Pre-Open Stock Movers 06/09: (SAGE) (LULU) (PLAY) Higher; (ZQK …
... Drug Administration (FDA) for the company's new Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel with both prescription and over-the-counter indications. «StreetInsider.com, Jun 15»
8
Versatile News at Street: TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NYSE …
... Drug Administration (FDA) for the company's new Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel with both prescription and over-the-counter indications. «eMarketsDaily, Jun 15»
9
OCLS Gets A Facelift, NBIX Halts Trials, CBYL For The Long Haul …
... following FDA clearance for the company's new Alevicyn SG Antipruritic Spray Gel with both prescription and over-the-counter indications. «RTT News, Jun 15»
10
Panning for Golden Stocks Outside the Gold Industry
The company's first U.S. products including Alevicyn Antipruritic Gel, used in the management of symptoms in variation dermatoses, and ... «Baystreet.ca, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Antipruritic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/antipruritic>. Aug 2019 ».
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