Definition of Antiviral drug
1. Noun. Any drug that destroys viruses.
Specialized synonyms: Ddc, Dideoxycytosine, Zalcitabine, Ddi, Didanosine, Dideoxyinosine, Interferon, Pi, Protease Inhibitor, Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor, Ribavirin, Virazole
Generic synonyms: Medicament, Medication, Medicinal Drug, Medicine
Lexicographical Neighbors of Antiviral Drug
Literary usage of Antiviral drug
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Hypochondriac's Guide to Tamiflu (Oseltamvir) for Bird Flu: Public by W Frederick Zimmerman (2006)
"Please send one copy to the Division of antiviral drug Products and two copies of both the promotional materials and the package insert directly to: ..."
2. Bioterrorism: Our Frontline Response, Evaluating U.S. Public Health and edited by William Frist, Bill Frist (1999)
"Might it be useful in developing an antiviral drug? It might be useful, but it is not essential, and I think those who know antiviral drug development ..."