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Definition of "antirheumatic" [antirheumatic]

  • Serving to prevent or counter rheumatism. (adjective)
  • A drug that prevents or counters rheumatism. (noun)

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Use "antirheumatic" in a sentence
  • "T-2 produced very positive results, better than the results produced by any antirheumatic drug."
  • "It also has antibiotic and antirheumatic properties and is very useful in the treatment of digestive sluggishness, especially after following an overly rich and unhealthy diet."
  • "Some disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) that have been around for decades."