Polish translation: przeciwgorączkowy

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14:56 Apr 10, 2020
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COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-), Medical (general), Science (general), Journalism
English term or phrase: antipyretic
Definition from Merriam-Webster Dictionary:
An agent that reduces fever.

Example sentence(s):
  • Several reports of home quarantine violations by Indian residents having international travel history were reported in the media, including cases of suppression of fever symptoms by use of antipyretic agents, and some of these cases were later diagnosed having COVID-19 [6]. The BMJ
  • They concluded: “The current evidence does not support routine antipyretic administration to treat fever in acute respiratory infections and covid-19,” adding that the rapid and widespread purchase of antipyretic medication over-the-counter has led to temporary shortages. The BMJ
  • Staff has been reminded that use of antipyretic medications and over-the-countercough, respiratory, or flu medications should not be used if an employee is not feeling well. TAP Into Madison
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Polish translation:przeciwgorączkowy
Lek przeciwgorączkowy to substancja obniżająca gorączkę.
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Definition from own experience or research:
Lek przeciwgorączkowy to substancja obniżająca gorączkę.

Example sentence(s):
  • W ciągu pierwszych trzech miesięcy życia odpowiednim lekiem przeciwgorączkowym (i przeciwbólowym) jest paracetamol. - medycyna praktyczna  
  • Jako leki przeciwgorączkowe dla dzieci najczęściej stosuje się smakowe syropy i zawiesiny (ibuprofen lub paracetamol), które są łatwe w dawkowaniu ze względu na wygodną strzykawkę dołączoną do leku. - doz apteka  

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