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posology

 [po-sol´ah-je]
the science of dosage or a system of dosage. adj., adj posolog´ic.

po·sol·o·gy

(pō-sol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of pharmacology and therapeutics concerned with a determination of the doses of remedies; the science of dosage.
[G. posos, how much, + logos, study]

posology

(pə-sŏl′ə-jē, pō-)
n.
The study of the dosages of medications.

po·sol·o·gy

(pŏ-sol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of pharmacology and therapeutics concerned with a determination of the dosages of drugs; the science of dosage.
[G. posos, how much, + logos, study]

po·sol·o·gy

(pŏ-sol'ŏ-jē)
Branch of pharmacology and therapeutics concerned with determination of doses of remedies; the science of dosage.
[G. posos, how much, + logos, study]
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The ex vivo model was also used to determine the effective dose and adequate posology of the natural products with revealed anti-atherosclerotic activity.
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