dietitian, registered

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dietitian, registered (dī-ətish´ən),

n an individual who meets the requirements of the American Dietetic Association (ADA) including possession of a bachelor's degree in dietetics or nutrition, a passing grade on the registration exam, and a demonstrated commitment to continuing education through updated courses taken annually.
difenoxin HCl with atropine sulfate
(dif´ənok´sin at´rəpēn´ sul´fāt),
n brand name: Motofen;
drug class: antidiarrheal Controlled Substance Schedule IV;
action: inhibits gastric motility by acting on mucosal receptors responsible for peristalsis;
uses: acute nonspecific diarrhea and acute exacerbations of chronic functional diarrhea.