Medical Definition of Drug tolerance

1. Progressive diminution of the susceptibility of a human or animal to the effects of a drug, resulting from its continued administration. It should be differentiated from drug resistance wherein a human, animal, disease, or tissue fails to respond to the intended effectiveness of a chemical or drug. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Drug Tolerance

drug peddler
drug psychosis
drug pusher
drug rash
drug residues
drug resistance
drug resistant
drug running
drug screening
drug side effect
drug store
drug stores
drug test
drug tests
drug tetanus
drug tolerance (current term)
drug toxicity
drug traffic
drug trafficker
drug trafficking
drug user
drug utilization
drug utilization review
drug war
drug withdrawal
drugability
drugfree
druggability
druggable
drugged

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