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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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Analyses showed that women's probability of still taking their pills at 12 months was 78% in the continuous regimen group and 72% in the cyclic regimen group, a nonsignificant difference.
The AbbVie investigational regimen consists of the fixed-dose combination of ABT-450/ritonavir (150/100mg) co-formulated with ABT-267 (25mg), dosed once daily, and ABT-333 (250mg) with or without ribavirin (weight-based), dosed twice daily.
Thus, the selection of 2 mutations, each of which may preexist as minority species, leads to virologic failure with this regimen.
4 log drop in viral load in the subset of patients who were not receiving 3TC or FTC in their background treatment regimen versus a 0.
Instead of being used as part of a first-line regimen, they were now considered as second- or even third-line regimens.
LEAN, MEAN, FIGHTING MACHINE: New York City personal trainer Wini Linguvic combines weights with yoga, Pilates, stretching and cardiovascular exercises for her workout regimen.
Certain regimens have emerged as preferable to others.
Within each lead treatment condition, 10 subgroups were defined by the five sacrifice dates and three succimer treatment conditions (vehicle, one succimer regimen, two succimer regimens; see Figure 1).
An oral contraceptive regimen consisting of 84 days of hormonally active pills followed by a seven-day pill-free interval could be less costly to users and society than the standard regimen of 27 days of active pills followed by a weeklong pill-free interval.
In the study presented this week, researchers reported that the relative efficacy of the regimens tested could not be explained solely by differences in the frequency with which HIV resistance developed to one or more drugs or classes of drugs among virologic failures of each regimen.

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