off period

off period

time during which no active drug is given in a program of structured treatment interruption.
See also: on period, drug holiday.

off period

Neurology A period in Pts with Parkison's disease in which the antiparkinsonian medication does not ameleriorate Sx. See Parkinson's disease. Cf On period.
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Meanwhile, Abdul Rashid said the ERC also proposed to introduce a 'cooling off period' after the election campaign period and before polling day.
(Reuters) - South Korea is exploring all options in a bitter trade row with Japan, including scrapping an intelligence sharing pact, but wants a cooling off period with Tokyo, a senior South Korean official said on Saturday.
This new law is accompanied by a proposal from the Dutch Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker for a cooling off period of two years for 'illegal operators'.
"Under the EU Consumer Rights Directive, which applies to people shopping online, consumers have the right to a 14-day 'cooling off period', whereby they can cancel the contract for any reason and not incur any penalties or fees."
They have diluted the reforms (one State, one vote, and cooling off period of the office bearers) which had all been accepted by Supreme Court (on July 18, 2016)."
Summary: Mandatory cooling off period for Indian board office-bearers
The mobile phones' company has more than doubled the cooling off period, from 14 to a month, to offer consumers more deliberation time.
One of the Bangladeshi selectors did discuss this issue with him and informally said about the cooling off period to which Hathu laughed off.
Here's a round-up of your complaints: COOLING OFF PERIOD CLAIMS SUSAN JACOBS waited 18 weeks for her broadband to be installed.
| Don't be rushed into a sale | Always get any agreement you make in writing | Usually, you have a seven-day cooling off period if paying for a service - so if you decide to cancel the contract, act fast | Don't have work done or goods delivered during the cooling off period.
If you do not receive this in writing, then your cooling off period is increased even further, to a year and 14 days.
If either party rejects the proffer, then the NMB must place the parties in a 30-day cooling off period. During the cooling off period, the NMB typically engages in intensive mediation efforts in a final attempt to avoid a work stoppage.