Definition of pharmacoeconomics in English:

pharmacoeconomics

noun

  • The economics, or economic evaluation, of the use of drugs in medicine; a discipline dealing with this.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in Drug Intelligence & Clinical Pharmacy. From pharmaco- + economics: see -ic.

Pronunciation

pharmacoeconomics

/ˌfɑːməkəʊˌiːkəˈnɒmɪks//ˌfɑːməkəʊˌɛkəˈnɒmɪks/