Definitions

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  • adj. Not medicated.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ medicated

Examples

  • He says a recent study in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that nonmedicated stents are almost as effective as medicated stents.

    A Jagged Little Pill

  • “Free-range, nonmedicated, hormone-free poultry and rabbit.”

    One Big Table

  • Past research has demonstrated that those who take estrogen do better on memory tests than their nonmedicated peers do.

    Hormones And The Mind

  • Some hospital staff may regularly ask, “Are you ready for your epidural?” even if you have clearly stated your preferences for a nonmedicated birth.

    Our Bodies, Ourselves: Pregnancy and Birth

  • I was open to pain meds if I needed them, was a bit squeamish about getting an epidural, but was aiming for a nonmedicated birth if possible.

    Our Bodies, Ourselves: Pregnancy and Birth

  • Most people with colds should try nondrug measures first, such as inhaling steam, drinking hot beverages, or sucking on a nonmedicated glycerin or honey lozenge.

    Cold medicines: Not just bad for babies

  • Convenience stores in Oslo are stocked with an array of soothing, but nonmedicated, lozenges, sprays and tablets.

    Durangoherald.com

  • Pros: thin, tapered size for kids 2-5; nonmedicated; works fast

    Epinions Recent Content for Home

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