Thorazine


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Tho·ra·zine

 (thôr′ə-zēn′)
A trademark for chlorpromazine.

Tho•ra•zine

(ˈθɔr əˌzin, ˈθoʊr-)
Trademark. a brand of chlorpromazine.
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Noun1.Thorazine - a drug (trade name Thorazine) derived from phenothiazine that has antipsychotic effects and is used as a sedative and tranquilizer
phenothiazine, thiodiphenylamine - a compound used primarily in veterinary medicine to rid farm animals of internal parasites
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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I occasionally was the person who tackled escapee psychotic patients on the hospital grounds and restrained them until the nurse arrived with intramuscular injections of Thorazine, a chemical restraint.
MY MEMOIR, The Heart Too Long Suppressed: A Chronicle of Mental Illness, relays the circumstances under which I tossed overboard from the deck of a ship the following medications: the tranquilizers Haldol and Thorazine and the antidepressants Imipramine Daytime and Tofranil-PM.
The only record of note carried from the pre-2004, written medical records is Panetti's allergies to three psychiatric drugs used to treat schizophrenia: Mellaril, Thorazine and Haldol.
I'd encourage the more borderline audience members to ready their Thorazine pills.
It was a forest with a certain magic, resembling what the woodlands of Pandora in Avatar might become after a few centuries of toxic mutation--a sort of Thorazine version of enchanted.
5-10 mg Medium Potency Trifluoperazine Stelazine 1-10 mg Typical Perphenazine Trilafon 2-16 mg Thiothixene Navane 2-20 mg Loxapine Loxitane 5-50 mg Low Potency Molindone Moban 5-100 mg Typical Mesoridazine Serentil 10-100 mg Thioridazine Mellaril 10-200 mg Chlorpromazine Thorazine 10-200 mg Adapted from Wilens (1999) and Li, Pearrow, & Jimerson (2010).
10) Chlorpromazine (largactil or thorazine in the US) was the first of the phenothiazine class of drugs to be marketed specifically as an antipsychotic.
when you say that in a Democratic primary, and they cart you away and they fill you up with Thorazine.
20) See Strang, supra note 2, at 250-51 (describing introduction of Thorazine to treat psychosis).
The first wave of deinstitutionalization began in the 1950s with the advent of new medications such as Thorazine.
Mr Eagleton had a history of mental illness including manic depression and suicidal tendencies and was on a powerful anti-psychotic drug called Thorazine.
Dyer said the drugs used in this study, the anti-psychotic agents fluphenazine and chlorpromazine, better known as Thorazine, are unlikely to be used for treatment of retinoblastoma, but offer a starting point for future drug development.