Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||generic drug - when the patent protection for a brand-name drug expires generic versions of the drug can be offered for sale if the FDA agrees; "generic drugs are usually cheaper than brand-name drugs"|
drug - a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
generic - any product that can be sold without a brand name
n → Generikum nt