Definition of contraindicate verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

contraindicate

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌkɒntrəˈɪndɪkeɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːntrəˈɪndɪkeɪt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they contraindicate
BrE BrE//ˌkɒntrəˈɪndɪkeɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːntrəˈɪndɪkeɪt//
 
he / she / it contraindicates
BrE BrE//ˌkɒntrəˈɪndɪkeɪts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːntrəˈɪndɪkeɪts//
 
past simple contraindicated
BrE BrE//ˌkɒntrəˈɪndɪkeɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːntrəˈɪndɪkeɪtɪd//
 
past participle contraindicated
BrE BrE//ˌkɒntrəˈɪndɪkeɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːntrəˈɪndɪkeɪtɪd//
 
-ing form contraindicating
BrE BrE//ˌkɒntrəˈɪndɪkeɪtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːntrəˈɪndɪkeɪtɪŋ//
 
 
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contraindicate something (medical) if a drug or treatment is contraindicated, there is a medical reason why it should not be used in a particular situation This drug is contraindicated in patients with asthma.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: contraindicate