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adjuvant

[′aj·ə·vənt]
(pharmacology)
A material that enhances the action of a drug or antigen.
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Vismodegib was continued adjuvantly for three months, until discontinuation due to development of grade 3 diarrhea.
ABMT Chemotherapy was [63] (carboplatin, given adjuvantly. 1 800 mg/[m.sup.2]; CR was reported to etoposide, have tunica 1200 mg/[m.sup.2]; and vaginalis (primary) ifosfamide, 6 g/[m.sup.2]) in 1 patient Pinnix et al.
In breast cancer, the recombinant humanized anti-HER2 mab, Trastuzumab, revolutionalized breast cancer management, with significant clinical response rates in the metastatic setting, and an important reduction in the recurrence rate when used adjuvantly [20].