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Reaction

A decline in prices following an advance. Opposite of rally.
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Reaction

A decrease in price following an increase in price. A reaction connotes a slow decline; it is the opposite of a recovery.
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reaction

A decline in security prices following a period of rising security prices.
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In general, we do quite well because of our human ability to see patterns and to look at constellations of symptoms and signs as being part of a specific diagnosis, be they Wernicke's disease, acute dystonic reactions, congestive heart failure, gastroenteritis or strep throat.
The acute dystonic reaction was successfully treated with benztropine.
Acute dystonic reactions, akathisia, or drug-induced tremors are not rare in patients who are receiving treatment for migraine that includes phenothiazines or neuroleptic drugs for migraine-associated nausea or pain.

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