Definition of medicated in English:


Pronunciation /ˈmedikeədəd/ /ˈmɛdɪkɛədəd/


  • 1Containing or impregnated with a drug.

    ‘his doctor prescribed him medicated creams and ointments but the rashes persist’
    • ‘medicated dressings are often used to treat bacterial infection of wounds’
    • ‘medicated dandruff shampoos’
  • 2Having been treated with a drug.

    • ‘among the medicated patients, five of them were taking antidepressants and eight were taking antipsychotics’