Definition of Cold medicine

1. Noun. Medicine intended to relieve the symptoms of the common cold.

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cold Medicine

cold frames
cold front
cold fronts
cold fusion
cold gangrene
cold haemagglutinin disease
cold haemolysin
cold hands, warm heart
cold in the head
cold injury
cold insoluble globulin
cold light
cold meat
cold meats
cold medicine (current term)
cold nodule
cold one
cold open
cold opens
cold pack
cold pressed
cold pressor test
cold processed
cold read
cold reading
cold readings
cold roll
cold rubber
cold sell

Literary usage of Cold medicine

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Natural Philosophy of Chu Hsi (1130-1200) by Yung Sik Kim (2000)
"He said that, though taking a cold medicine for a hot disease and a hot medicine for a cold disease is "the constant //," there also are times when "having ..."

2. Medical Advocate (1885)
"When asked how he knew it was a "cold" medicine he replied, "Oh, because when you give it to a dog, it shakes and shivers to death!"—Horn. World. NOTES. ..."

3. Treatment of Opiate Addiction Using Methadone: A Counselor's Manual by Michael J. McCann, Richard A. Rawson, Jeanne L. Obert (1995)
"used Nyquil (or other cold medicine with alcohol.") An ingestion of Nyquil or similar cold medicine within an hour or two prior to breath testing may result ..."

4. The anatomy of melancholy, by Democritus iunior by Robert Burton (1838)
"32) forbids cold medicine-. ' cause they increase obstructions, and other bad symptômes. Bul this >s as the parties do ; and 'tis not easie to determine ..."

5. Life and Light for Woman by Woman's Board of Missions (1902)
"... Would the doctor teacher be very careful to give her cold medicine; if sli should eat hot medicine they feared she could not get well. ..."

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