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Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

Rx

Symbol for recipe in a prescription. See: prescription (2).
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Rx

(är′ĕks′)
n.
1. A prescription for medicine or a medical appliance.
2. A remedy, cure, or solution for a disorder or problem.
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Rx

Prescription, therapy
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Rx

Abbreviation for recipe (Rx) in a prescription.
See: prescription (2)
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Rx

A symbol used as the heading of a prescription for medicine or a medical appliance. An abbreviation of the Latin recipe , take thou.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005