off-label

[ awf-ley-buh l, of‐ ]
/ ˈɔfˈleɪ bəl, ˈɒf‐ /
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adjective Informal.

of, relating to, or denoting a drug prescribed for a particular indication even though the drug has not yet received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for that disease, condition, or symptom.

Nearby words

  1. off-hour,
  2. off-island,
  3. off-islander,
  4. off-key,
  5. off-kilter,
  6. off-licence,
  7. off-license,
  8. off-limits,
  9. off-line,
  10. off-load

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