minimal dose


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min·i·mal dose

the smallest amount of a drug or physical procedure that will produce a desired physiologic effect in an adult.

minimal dose

min·i·mal dose

(min'i-măl dōs)
The smallest amount of a drug or physical procedure that will produce a desired physiologic effect in an adult.

min·i·mal dose

(min'i-măl dōs)
Smallest amount of drug or physical procedure that will produce a desired physiologic effect in an adult.
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The aim of therapy is to provide the minimal dose that will result in a desirable level of glycemic control and the least amount of complications for the mother.
Prior to the examination of synergic effect, the anticandidal effect of Amp B to the disseminated disease was evaluated in order to select a minimal dose of Amp B.
It is a potent, selective and long half-life inhibitor of all three VEGF receptors and is designed to optimize VEGF blockade while minimizing off-target toxicities, potentially resulting in improved efficacy and minimal dose modifications.
Pioglitazone does not cause hypoglycaemia, and needs minimal dose titration at monthly intervals, as it takes time for the drug effects to set in.
Out of 96 subjects delivered vaginally, 54 subjects are augmented with minimal dose of Oxytocin infusion.
Since the dose deposited in the nose is largely below the minimal dose required by intranasal inoculation, this would indicate that the preferred site of infection initiation during aerosol inoculation is the lower respiratory tract.
It is a potent, selective, and long half-life inhibitor of all three VEGFRs and is designed to optimize VEGF blockade while minimizing off-target toxicities, potentially resulting in improved efficacy and minimal dose modifications.
It is a potent, selective and long half-life inhibitor of all three VEGF receptors and is designed to optimise VEGF blockade while minimising off-target toxicities, potentially resulting in improved efficacy and minimal dose modifications.

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