Translation of nocebo in Spanish:


nocebo, n.

Pronunciation /nəˈsiːbəʊ//nəˈsiboʊ/


Psychology Medicine

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    nocebo masculine
    • Section Four, ‘Essays and Commentaries,’ examines aromatherapy and essential oils and homeopathy, the placebo effect, and herbs as a token and nocebos.
    • It is also worth noting that the placebo has a negative counterpart - called a nocebo.
    • Because of ethical concerns, nocebos are not commonly used in medical practice or research.