[ thahy-uh-rid-uh-zeen, -zin ]
/ ˌθaɪ əˈrɪd əˌzin, -zɪn /
a phenothiazine, C21H26N2S2, used as an antipsychotic chiefly in the treatment of acute psychoses and schizophrenia.
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Medical definitions for thioridazine
[ thī′ə-rĭd′ə-zēn′ ]
A white or yellow powder, a derivative of phenothiazine, that is used orally as a tranquilizer to treat various psychotic conditions.
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