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 (trăns-dûr′məl, trănz-)
Through or by way of the skin: transdermal inoculation.


(Medicine) (of a medicine) entering the bloodstream by absorption through the skin
[C20: from trans- + dermal]


(trænsˈdɜr məl, trænz-)

1. Also, trans•der′mic. transcutaneous.
2. (of a medication) applied to the skin, usu. as part of an adhesive patch, for absorption into the bloodstream.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.transdermal - through the unbroken skintransdermal - through the unbroken skin; refers to medications applied directly to the skin (creams or ointments) or in time-release forms (skin patches); "transdermal estrogen"; "percutaneous absorption"
materia medica, pharmacological medicine, pharmacology - the science or study of drugs: their preparation and properties and uses and effects


adj transdérmico
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Responding to this trend, drug developers are increasingly turning to transdermal formulations of pain management drugs.
The most commonly used transdermal system is the skin patch using various types of technologies.
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