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contraindicated

[ kon-truh-in-di-key-tid ]
/ ˌkɒn trəˈɪn dɪ keɪ tɪd /
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adjective Medicine/Medical.
(of a particular remedy or treatment) advised against in specified cases or under specified conditions:In acute and chronic illnesses, 20–30% of people not only didn't receive recommended treatment, but actually received contraindicated treatment.
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