noun. medicine that prevents or retards the clotting of blood.
- medicinal drug
- anticoagulant medication
- over-the-counter medicine
- over-the-counter drug
- prescription drug
Example sentences of the word anticoagulant
1. Noun, singular or mass
You should speak with a medical professional if you take an anticoagulant.
The poison from anticoagulant mouse pellets can be absorbed through the skin as well as through oral consumption, so wear rubber gloves while handling pellets and follow all manufactures' directions.
3. Verb, base form
Drugs.com indicates that testosterone may increase your sensitivity to anticoagulant** drugs, such as warfarin 3.