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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to preventative:   (182 results)

Antonyms:
permissive

Often used in the same context:
preventive, preventive medicine, proactive, prophylactic, curative, precautionary, behavior modification, corrective, counteractive, drugless, protective, wellness, reactive, mitigative, anticoagulant medication, restorative, preemptive, antirheumatic, therapeutical, lifesaving, periodontal, treatable, pharmacologic, promotive, rehabilitative, antipyretic, nonsurgical, psychopharmacological, preventable, antidiarrheal, systematic desensitization, bioflavonoid, remedial, antiviral, outpatient, gynaecologic, palliative, adjunctive, commonsense, resuscitative, chlamydial, nontherapeutic, insecticidal, diagnostic, dental, accrual accounting, health care, tinea capitis, holistic, handwashing, eradicable, secondary amenorrhea, psychosocial, fungicidal, dental hygiene, gamma globulin, herpetic, helminth, factor xiii, ototoxic, antiparasitic, immunizing, contraceptive, individualized, punitive, dental caries, antiemetic, precautious, perinatal, aversive conditioning, dermatologic, effective, hydroxychloroquine, extracapsular, saving, chemotherapeutic, atheromatous, cariogenic, invasive, psychotherapeutic, aftercare, cardiologic, chlamydia psittaci, preadmission, antithyroid, nonstructural, therapeutic, erythema nodosum, uninsured, systemic, acne rosacea, ameliorative, prenatal, psoriatic, sericea lespedeza, potentiating, epidemiological, atopic eczema, antenatal, antineoplastic, hepatotoxic, pterygium, antidote, safeguard, antidotes, preventives, preservative, remedy, deterrent, motivator, motivators, predictor, clue, deterrents, cure, indication, means, precipitant, efficacious, ineffective, interventive, educative, enhancing, reducing, costeffective

More specific:
anovulatory drug, birth control pill, cervical cap, clog, coil, condom, contraceptive diaphragm, contraceptive pill, diaphragm, loop, oral contraceptive, oral contraceptive pill, pessary, pill, prophylactic, rubber, safe, safety, speed bump, spermatocide, spermicide

More general:
curative, cure, device, impediment, impedimenta, obstruction, remedy

Synonyms:
birth control device, blockading, clogging, contraceptive, contraceptive device, deterrent, encumbrance, frustrating, frustrative, healthful, hindering, hindrance, hitch, impeding, incumbrance, interference, obstructive, obviating, precautional, precautionary, preclusive, preemptive, preventive, prohibitive, prohibitory, prophylactic, prophylactic device, thwarting

Also try:
— Nouns for preventative: measures, maintenance, measure, medicine, care, action, strategies, treatment, services, work, approach, more...

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