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reg·i·men

(rej'i-mĕn), The cognate word regime is widely, and correctly, used as a synonym of regimen.
A program, including pharmacotherapy, which regulates aspects of one's lifestyle for a hygienic or therapeutic purpose; a program of treatment; sometimes mistakenly called regime.
[L. direction, rule]

regimen

/reg·i·men/ (rej´ĭ-men) a strictly regulated scheme of diet, exercise, or other activity designed to achieve certain ends.

regimen

(rĕj′ə-mən, -mĕn′)
n.
A regulated system, as of medication, diet, or exercise, used to promote health or treat illness or injury.

regimen

[rej′imən]
Etymology: L, guidance
a strictly regulated therapeutic program such as a diet or exercise schedule.

regimen

Medtalk A treatment plan that specifies dosage, schedule, duration of treatment. See CHAP, CHOP, CMF regimen, Daily regimen, Intermittent regimen, MAC regimen, Ornish regimen, STAMP I regimen, Treatment plan.

reg·i·men

(rej'i-mĕn)
Any program (including drugs) that regulates aspects of one's lifestyle for a hygienic or therapeutic purpose; a program of treatment.
[L. direction, rule]

regimen

Any system or course of treatment, especially one involving special diet or exercise.

reg·i·men

(rej'i-mĕn)
A program, including pharmacotherapy, which regulates aspects of one's lifestyle for a hygienic or therapeutic purpose; a program of treatment.
[L. direction, rule]

regimen

a strictly regulated scheme of diet, exercise, or other activity designed to achieve certain ends.
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Among all women randomized, the rate of pregnancy at 12 months was 16% in the continuous regimen group and 17% in the cyclic regimen group; again, this difference was non-significant.
Under the FDA-approved regimen, the woman is given 600 mg of mifepristone orally (three tablets of Mifeprex) in the clinic.
About Study M13-389 (PEARL-II) PEARL-II is a global, multi-center, randomized, open-label, controlled study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of 12 weeks of treatment with AbbVie's regimen with and without ribavirin in non-cirrhotic, GT1b HCV-infected, treatment-experienced adult patients.
Antiretroviral regimens in pregnancy and breast-feeding in Botswana.
Currently he's on what's known as a "salvage" regimen that includes a boosted protease inhibitor and the injectable fusion inhibitor Fuzeon--drugs he can't give up if he hopes to keep his virus under control.
The response rate among patients not receiving 3TC or FTC in their background treatment regimen was 80% versus 25% on placebo.
But a French study and a US study both showed that participants who tried this approach had viral load rebounds more rapidly than participants who started and continued on a 3-drug regimen.
The book includes pictures of exercise positions, sample workout regimens and diet tips.
The recommended double nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs) in the initial regimen are zidovudine or tenofovir plus lamivudine or emtricitabine, or didanosine plus emtricitabine.
The lower-dose regimen produces relatively consistent, low blood lead levels, whereas the higher-dose regimen produces a wider range of blood lead levels.
Economics of reducing menstruation with trimonthly-cycle oral contraceptive therapy: comparison with standard-cycle regimens, Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2003, 102(4): 699-708.
However, the frequency of HIV resistance with this regimen was not significantly different from that seen with other regimens studied," said Doug Manion, M.

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