psychopharmaceutical

[sī′kō-fär′mə-sōōtĭ-kəl]

n.

A drug used in treating an emotional disorder.

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  • Many forms of anxiety, panic disorders, and depression respond well to the growing family of psychopharmaceutical drugs.