[ an-tee-ahr-thrit-ik, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn ti ɑrˈθrɪt ɪk, ˌæn taɪ- /
Pharmacology, Medicine/Medical


of or relating to a medicine or therapy that relieves the symptoms of arthritis.


a remedy or treatment for arthritis.

Nearby words

  1. antianxiety agent,
  2. antianxiety drug,
  3. antiar,
  4. antiarrhythmic,
  5. antiart,
  6. antiatom,
  7. antiauxin,
  8. antibacchius,
  9. antibacterial,
  10. antiballistic

Origin of antiarthritic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for antiarthritic

  • We have already considered at some length (p. 200) a number of Antiarthritic medicines that seem to act in a chemical manner.

    The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland