from The Century Dictionary.
- noun One who practises poly-pharmacy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun medicine A person who
prescribes multiple drugsfor multiple concurrent disorders
- noun A
patientwho is prescribed such drugs
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Of course he was also a polypharmacist, and the complexity, ingenuity, and comprehensiveness of his prescriptions would put to shame even the "accomplished therapeutist" of these modern days.