neuroleptanalgesia

[noo r-uh-lept-an-l-jee-zee-uh, -see-uh, nyoo r-]

noun Pharmacology.

a semiconscious nonreactive state induced by certain drug combinations, as fentanyl with droperidol.

Origin of neuroleptanalgesia

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neuroleptanalgesia in Medicine

neuroleptanalgesia

[nur′ō-lĕp′tăn-əl-jēzhə]

n.

An intense analgesic and amnesic state produced by the combination of narcotic analgesics and neuroleptic drugs.
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