THERAPEUTIC INDEX

any of many indices corresponding the clinical efficacy of a drug to its safety aspect, the most typical being the therapeutic ratio.

THERAPEUTIC INDEX: "The therapeutic index should be consulted prior to the onset of another experiment."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "THERAPEUTIC INDEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/therapeutic-index/ (accessed May 27, 2020).
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