Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


By or through the mouth.
[L. os, oris, moth]


(ōr′ăl, or′) [L. oralis]
Pert. to the mouth.
orally (′ă-lē)
References in periodicals archive ?
Retention and tissue distribution of [sup.210]Pb [([NO.sub.3]).sub.2] administered orally to infant and adult monkeys.
CONTESSA is comparing tesetaxel dosed orally at 27 mg/m2 on the first day of each 21-day cycle plus a reduced dose of capecitabine (1,650 mg/m2/day dosed orally for 14 days of each 21-day cycle) to the approved dose of capecitabine alone (2,500 mg/m2/day dosed orally for 14 days of each 21-day cycle) in approximately 600 patients randomised 1: 1 with human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 negative, hormone receptor positive LA/MBC previously treated with a taxane in the neoadjuvant or adjuvant setting.
Orally administered levosimendan has been granted orphan drug designation by regulators in the United States and the European Union.
Clonazepam orally disintegrating tablet is useful alone or as an adjunct in the treatment of the Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (petit mal variant), akinetic and myoclonic seizures.
It is very exciting to know that orally active small molecule PD-L1 inhibitor has similar efficacy as the PD-L1 antibody drug Durvalumab commented Dr.
Antibiotic treatment was completed after a median of 19 and 17 days after randomization in the intravenously treated and orally treated groups, respectively (P = 0.48).
Any of oral metronidazole 2 g orally stat, oral tinidazole 2 g orally stat, or metronidazole 500mg orally twice a day for 7 days, can be prescribed.
Pharmaceutical technologists have developed a novel oral dosage form known as orally disintegrating (ODTs) or mouth dissolving tablets which disintegrate rapidly in saliva, usually in a matter of seconds, without the need to take water.1-7 The performance of ODTs depends on the technology used in their manufacture.8,9 The orally disintegrating property of these tablets is attributable to the quick ingress of water into the tablet matrix, incorporating the appropriate disintegrating agent and using highly water-soluble excipients in the formulation.10
Adzenys XR-ODT is the first and only extended-release orally disintegrating tablet for ADHD, Neos Therapeutics, the drug's manufacturer, said in a statement.
Myth: Replacement of vitamin [B.sub.12] deficiency because of pernicious anemia must not be done orally.
Applied Molecular Transport (AMT) has entered into a research collaboration and license agreement granting Janssen Biotech an exclusive, worldwide license for an orally administered biopharma candidate engineered for the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases.