antiphlogistic[an′tī flō jis′tik; -tē-, -ti-]
counteracting inflammation and fever
an antiphlogistic substance
Reducing inflammation or fever; anti-inflammatory.
(comparative more antiphlogistic, superlative most antiphlogistic)
- (pharmacology) A plant or remedy that reduces inflammation.
From Ancient Greek φλόξ (phlóx, “flame”)