contraindicate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To indicate the inadvisability of (a medical therapy, like).
    • To indicate, because by an indication, some approach to treatment contrary to what the general tenor of the case appears to be to need; especially, to point that a specific way of treatment shouldn't be used.
  • verb:
    • to help make inadvisable; to warn against a particular medication or treatment.
    • make a treatment inadvisable
  • others:
    • In medication, to indicate the contrary of—that is, a course of treatment or activity distinct from or opposed to that which is customary or is needed because of the other conditions regarding the instance.

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