Definition of 'medication'
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The medication is working at the moment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We want people to take their medication when the doctor wants them to. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Users get reminders about when to take their medication and are warned when they are about to run out. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She is constantly in a lot of pain and takes so much medication she sleeps most of the day. The Sun (2016)It can tend to trigger attacks and it can also reduce the effect of any medication you take for your epilepsy. The Sun (2016)She will have to take medication for the rest of her life and return to hospital for biannual check-ups. The Sun (2017)If this message is not received, the sensor sends a text message to the patient to remind them to take their medication. Computing (2010)In 1985 after months of sobriety, she accidentally overdosed on prescription medication and sleeping pills. The Sun (2016)He took some medication, we all take medication, we all get colds and coughs and a touch of asthma. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For similar reasons I wouldn't take any medication to get me through the flight. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Two years of prescription medication has proved ineffectual. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You say your medication is not working. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Except in very exceptional circumstances people cannot be forced to take medication against their will. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Your doc might advise a talking treatment or medication. The Sun (2012)One should also take prescription medications into consideration. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)She feared that an overdose of medication would not work. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The doctors who see biochemical changes as the cause argue that nutritional treatment or medication is required. The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988)Experts attribute a rise in addiction to a surge in the use of prescription pain medication. Times, Sunday Times (2015)My medication was not working and my body was changing. The Sun (2013)In jail she receives neither treatment nor medication for her mental illness. Sociology (1995)We got her over all those issues and she's still without medication and drugs today. The Sun (2014)Some over-the-counter drugs and medications cause a rash in people who are allergic to them. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And he takes 14 medications per day. The Sun (2010)I was nationally embarrassed because of medication and illness. The Sun (2009)Thousands more have been hospitalised after suffering harmful side-effects or serious allergic reactions to prescription drugs and other medications. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The chance of having a diagnosed physical condition and of requiring medication to treat it both increase by 60 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Growing numbers of patients taking aspirin and other medications for chronic illness such as heart disease could be fuelling the trend, experts suggest. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A period of stress may do this, as can illnesses or certain medications. The Sun (2013)This can be caused by dental problems, some illnesses and medication side-effects. The Sun (2011)
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British English: medication NOUN
Medication is medicine that is used to treat and cure illness.
She stopped taking the prescribed medications.
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