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A synthetic derivative of thienobenzodiazepine with antipsychotic, antinausea, and antiemetic activities. As a selective monoaminergic antagonist, olanzapine … [Read more...]

noscapine hydrochloride

The orally bioavailable hydrochloride salt of the opioid agonist noscapine, a phthalideisoquinoline alkaloid derived from the opium poppy Papaver somniferum, … [Read more...]

respiratory therapist

A health professional trained to evaluate and treat people who have breathing problems or other lung disorders. … [Read more...]

rapid-onset opioid

A substance that acts quickly to treat moderate to severe pain. Opioids are like opiates, such as morphine and codeine, but are not made from opium. Opioids … [Read more...]

rapid hormone cycling

A procedure in which drugs that block the production of male hormones are alternated with male hormones and/or drugs that promote the production of male … [Read more...]

rapid eye movement sleep

One of the five stages of sleep. During rapid eye movement sleep, the eyes move rapidly while closed and dreams occur. Rapid eye movement sleep is the lightest … [Read more...]

radiation therapist

A health professional who gives radiation treatment. … [Read more...]

quadrivalent human papillomavirus (types 6, 11, 16, and 18) recombinant vaccine

A vaccine used to prevent cervical, vulvar, and vaginal cancer caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) types 16 and 18 and genital warts … [Read more...]

physical therapist

A health professional who teaches exercises and physical activities that help condition muscles and restore strength and movement. … [Read more...]


Swelling around the optic disk, the area where the optic nerve (the nerve that carries messages from the eye to the brain) enters the eyeball. Papilledema … [Read more...]