drug tolerance

(... TAH-leh-runts)

A condition that occurs when the body gets used to a medicine so that either more medicine is needed or different medicine is needed.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "drug tolerance"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "tolerancia al medicamento"

Estado que se presenta cuando el cuerpo se acostumbra a un medicamento, de manera que es necesario una cantidad mayor de este o un medicamento diferente.