Prodrug meaning

prō'drŭg'
Any of various drugs that are administered in an inactive form and converted into active form by normal metabolic processes.
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Any of various drugs that are administered in an inactive form and converted into active form by normal metabolic processes.
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(pharmacology) A drug that is administered in an inactive form that is metabolised in the body into a biologically active compound.
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Origin of prodrug

  • pro- +"Ž drug
    From Wiktionary