Skip to Content


Pronunciation: he'ma-tin'ik, hem-a-


  1. Improving the condition of the blood.
  2. An agent that improves the quality of blood by increasing the number of erythrocytes and/or the hemoglobin concentration.

Synonym(s): hematic2

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.