therapeutic alternative

therapeutic alternative

Health insurance A drug which differs chemically from one prescribed, but provides the same effect when administered to Pts. See Generic drug.
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The principle conclusion of the study was that plitidepsin, in combination with proteasome inhibitors, has the potential to provide a therapeutic alternative for multiple myeloma in light of the observed high antitumoral response and lack of impact on bone.
It is believed the drug will provide many migraine patients with a therapeutic alternative, primarily those who suffer from dysphagia or migraine-related nausea, thanks to its easy intake.
For people for whom full-time, paid employment is not possible for a variety of reasons, voluntary work offers a socially positive and therapeutic alternative.
It is a therapeutic alternative for the treatment of chronic wounds and infection control.
Elobixibat is an orally available therapeutic alternative with a novel physiological mechanism of action.
Although there have been few clinical studies, salt caves are seen by some as a therapeutic alternative to drugs and there are natural and synthetic salt caves springing up all over the world.
It provides a therapeutic alternative to hospital admission for people in mental health crisis.
Moreover, the 'off label' use cannot be made outside the terms and indications authorised by the same HIS as a therapeutic alternative for patients suffering from pathologies for which pharmaceutical products containing specific indications for treatment have been authorised.
Under the headline "Just Say No: How America Could Kick Its Prescription Drug Habit," the article clucked, "The 1990s made pill-popping for happiness an acceptable therapeutic alternative for millions of even mildly depressed patients.
Although the study is limited by its size and the fact that the patients studied were less likely to transmit syphilis to their newborns than other risk groups, the findings suggest ceftriaxone can be considered as a therapeutic alternative for the treatment of early syphilis "in the appropriate clinical setting," the authors wrote.
This trial involving high surgical risk patients represents another major step in the advancement of carotid stenting as a therapeutic alternative for patients with carotid occlusive disease," said Sriram Iyer, M.
Another therapeutic alternative is parathyroid hormone (PTH), which increases the volume and strength of the honeycomb-shaped mass located within the bone.