alexeteric

alexeteric

A nonspecific adjective referring to that which counteracts an infection or toxin; e.g., antidote, antitoxin.
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[16] It is alexeteric (that counteracts the infection and toxins), detergent, depurative (purifier) and vulnerary (wound healing).
These alexeteric factors are proteins generated in the snake's liver, with native molecular masses ranging from 75 to 180 kDa.
Studies on the root bark have shown it to have analgesic, alexeteric, and antihelminthic properties.