adjective. of amnesia; affecting time immediately following trauma.
Example sentences of the word anterograde
1. Verb, past tense
In fact, alprazolam induces anterograde amnesia, promotes retrograde amnesia, changes risk taking and enhances memory gain.
Alprazolam is often associated with anterograde short-term memory loss for events that occur after taking the drug, in both human and nonhuman models.
3. Noun, singular or mass
In severe cases, alcoholism can result in anterograde** amnesia, preventing the individual from being able to form new memories.