median effective dosage

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The dosage that produces a specified effect in 50 per cent of the population. See also effective dosage, therapeutic index, therapeutic ratio. Compare median lethal dosage, median toxic dosage, minimum effective dosage, minimum lethal dosage, minimum toxic dosage. ED-50 or ED50 abbrev.

Subjects: Psychology.

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