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lozenge

1. Med a medicated tablet held in the mouth until it has dissolved
2. Geometry another name for rhombus

Lozenge

An equilateral four-sided figure with pairs of equal angles, two acute and two obtuse; a rhombic or diamond-shaped figure.

lozenge

1. A rhomb or, more rarely, a rhomboid; usually one of a series.
2. In a double lancet window, a small light which pierces the space between the heads of the two lancets. (See illustration p. 608.)
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Near David, he felt himself in the vicinity of lozenges: he chuckled and rubbed his brother's back, brandishing the bundle higher out of reach.
Last month, Nicorette unveiled new Nicorette Coated Ice Mint Lozenges, the first-ever coated lozenge, in partnership with former smoker and NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Brain imaging research conducted by a team of researchers at the Oregon Research Institute (ORI), led by Eric Stice, PhD, showed that consumption of a lozenge containing gymnemic acid (GA) reduced the desire for high-sugar foods.
NATUROPATHICA CBD LOZENGES A CITRUS lozenge containing 10mg of cannabinoid CBD, which is delivered straight to the blood stream as you suck and potentially offers relief from chronic pain.
Editor's Note: "The 80 to 92 mg/day doses used in the zinc acetate lozenge trials are substantially higher than the recommended daily intakes of 11 mg/day for men and 8 mg/day for women in the United States," the authors observe.
M2 PHARMA-June 5, 2017-Biohit and Chinmax Medical Systems partner to distribute Acetium lozenge in China
On the fifth day, 70 percent of the zinc lozenge patients had recovered compared with 27 percent of the placebo patients.
The speakers launched by Altec Lansing are called, the Circus 2.1, Claw 2.1, Enciente 2.1, Lozenge 2.1, Zine 2.0.
Taken one hour before bedtime, one Solusnore lozenge is enough for a full night's sleep and can help prevent snoring for up to eight hours - you'll even wake up with minty-fresh breath!
Given orally, the drug is almost entirely eliminated on first-pass metabolism, so she and her coinvestigators had flumazenil compounded at a pharmacy in two formulations: a 6-mg sublingual lozenge and a transcutaneous lotion in a dispenser providing 3 mg of flumazenil per click of the device.
According to their promise, slowly sucking a lozenge an hour before bed enables the pectin to gradually release, which, while lying down, will allow for "optimum lubrication of the soft tissue of the throat", preventing snoring for up to eight hours.
According to their promise, slowly sucking a lozenge an hour before bed enables the pectin to gradually release, which, while lying down, will allow for 'optimum lubrication of the soft tissue of the throat', preventing snoring for up to eight hours.