Babies and toddlers who do not “behave” are medicated and sedated with drugs such as Phenobarbital, a common antiseizure drug.
I am thankful for Adderall, Ritalin, Focalin et al, because a medicated child is a happy child.
Is violence an illness to be contained and medicated much like Tuberculosis?
Bob Gingrich was furious and demanded that she be medicated again.
This medicated milk should be fed to the calf in the usual quantity.
They were directed to be continued, together with the medicated water.
Following the application of cold packs, the use of a poultice such as some of the sterile, medicated muds, is of marked benefit.
Bring in the medicated coffee for one, and rahat lakoum for two!
I sees how it was then; Babbitt had been gettin' a commission for every glass of the medicated stuff he pumped into the Commodore.
It is the sword that must be medicated, that the wounds made by it may be healed.
"to treat medicinally," 1620s, a back-formation from medication, or else from Late Latin medicatus, past participle of medicare. Related: Medicated; medicating. The earlier verb in English was simply medicin (late 14c.).
medicate med·i·cate (měd'ĭ-kāt')
v. med·i·cat·ed, med·i·cat·ing, med·i·cates
To treat by medicine.
To tincture or permeate with a medicinal substance.