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Descriptor English:   Dosage Forms 
Descriptor Spanish:   Formas de Dosificación 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Formas de Dosagem 
Synonyms English:   Dosage Form
Form, Dosage
Forms, Dosage  
Tree Number:   D26.255
Definition English:   Completed forms of the pharmaceutical preparation in which prescribed doses of medication are included. They are designed to resist action by gastric fluids, prevent vomiting and nausea, reduce or alleviate the undesirable taste and smells associated with oral administration, achieve a high concentration of drug at target site, or produce a delayed or long-acting drug effect. 
Indexing Annotation English:   general only: prefer specifics
See Related English:   Drug Administration Routes
Drug Delivery Systems
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
ST standards  
Record Number:   4364 
Unique Identifier:   D004304 

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