thioridazine

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thi·o·rid·a·zine

 (thī′ə-rĭd′ə-zēn′)
n.
A phenothiazine drug, C21H26N2S2, that is used in the form of its hydrochloride to treat psychotic disorders.

[thio- + (pipe)rid(ine) + azine.]

thioridazine

(ˌθaɪəˈrɪdəˌziːn)
n
(Pharmacology) C21H26N2S2, an oral tranquillizer used to treat psychological disorders
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Noun1.thioridazine - a tranquilizer (trade name Mellaril) used to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders
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