shake & bake Sx

shake & bake Sx

Infectious disease A popular term for amphotericin B's adverse effects: shaking chills and fever. See Amphotericin B Substance abuse A popular term for intense muscle spasms, craving, N&V, fever and other Sx typical of withdrawal from opiates. See Cold turkey.
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