Medication, anti-infective

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Medical Definition of Medication, anti-infective

Medication, anti-infective: Something capable of acting against infection, by inhibiting the spread of an infectious agent or by killing the infectious agent outright.

Anti-infective is a general term that encompasses antibacterials, antibiotics, antifungals, antiprotozoans and antivirals.


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Reviewed on 7/1/2016

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