antisecretory
Inhibitory to secretion, said of certain drugs that reduce or suppress gastric secretion ( e.g., ranitidine, omeprazole).

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an·ti·se·cre·tory -'sē-krə-.tȯr-ē, esp Brit -si-'krēt-ə-rē adj tending to inhibit secretion <\antisecretory effects>

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an·ti·se·cre·to·ry (an″te-) (an″ti-sə-kreґto-re) 1. inhibiting or diminishing secretions, such as in the stomach; called also secretoinhibitory. 2. an agent that inhibits or prevents secretions.

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