[noo r-uh-lept-an-l-jee-zee-uh, -see-uh, nyoo r-]
- a semiconscious nonreactive state induced by certain drug combinations, as fentanyl with droperidol.
Origin of neuroleptanalgesia
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- An intense analgesic and amnesic state produced by the combination of narcotic analgesics and neuroleptic drugs.
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