Synonyms for Medicine:


draft, antibiotic, patent medicine, crystal ball, broomstick, the I Ching, injection, nostrum, herb, amulet, specific, charm, tablet, fetish, the cards, capsule, simple, Arcana, inoculation, horseshoe, vaccination. cytology, dietetics, physic, biomedicine, aetiology, cardiology, embryology, dentistry, bioengineering, chiropody. health, panacea, cure-all, pharmaceuticals. Drugs. act (noun)
cure (noun)
balm, tonic, vaccination, ointment, pill, salve, medicament, potion, prescription, capsule, antidote, injection, antibiotic, cure, physic, drug, medication, remedy, dose, inoculation, tablet, elixir, pharmaceutical.
drug (noun)
medicine (noun)
cortisone, quinine, music, medicinal drug, medical specialty, insulin, amphetamine, medication, practice of medicine, aspirin, nembutal, seconal, medicament, pepsin, camphor, medicate, benzedrine, barbital, bromide.
painkiller (noun)
remedy (noun)
dose, antidote, pharmaceutical, cure, balm, therapy, germicide, ointment, elixir, aid, potion, corrective, prescription, drug, tonic, correction, pill, salve, medication, emetic, remedy.


body (verb)

Other synonyms:

capsule, pharmaceuticals, patent medicine. panacea, physic. tablet. dose
Other relevant words:
dentistry, herb, medical specialty, medicament, panacea, music, injection, cure-all, specific, antibiotic, physic, inoculation, embryology, tablet, cardiology, vaccination, medicinal drug, nostrum, patent medicine, practice of medicine, chiropody, Drugs, medicate, capsule.

Usage examples for medicine

  1. I've been making bad medicine for Colonel Pennington. – The Valley of the Giants by Peter B. Kyne
  2. She had studied medicine for that purpose, and she had served as nurse in a London hospital. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. I kept an eye on him; but he was game, and took his medicine just as I had taken it many a time at the bank. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol