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drug therapy

The use of drugs to treat a disease or its symptoms. One example is the use of antineoplastic agents to treat cancer.
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  • antimicrobial therapy
  • drug treatment
  • polytherapy
  • antibiotherapy
  • medication
  • chemotherapy
  • pharmacotherapy
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