1. counteracting or relieving muscular weakness in myasthenia gravis.
2. an agent that counteracts or relieves muscular weakness in myasthenia gravis.
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Tending toward the correction of the symptoms of myasthenia gravis, for example, as in the action of neostigmine.
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