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A phenothiazine drug, C17H19ClN2S, usually given in its hydrochloride form and used chiefly to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, nausea and vomiting, and intractable hiccups.
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(Pharmacology) a drug derived from phenothiazine, used as a tranquillizer and sedative, esp in psychotic disorders. Formula: C17H19ClN2S
[C20: from chloro- + pro(pyl + a)m(ine) + azine]
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chlor•prom•a•zine(klɔrˈprɒm əˌzin, kloʊr-)
a crystalline powder derived from phenothiazine, used chiefly as an antipsychotic and to control nausea.
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|Noun||1.||chlorpromazine - a drug (trade name Thorazine) derived from phenothiazine that has antipsychotic effects and is used as a sedative and tranquilizer|
antipsychotic, antipsychotic agent, antipsychotic drug, major tranquilizer, major tranquilliser, major tranquillizer, neuroleptic, neuroleptic agent, neuroleptic drug - tranquilizer used to treat psychotic conditions when a calming effect is desired
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n. cloropromacina, antiemético y tranquilizante.
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