thioxanthene

[thahy-uh-zan-theen]

Origin of thioxanthene

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thioxanthene in Medicine

thioxanthene

[thī′ō-zănthēn]
n.
  1. A class of tricyclic compounds resembling phenothiazine and having antipsychotic and antiemetic properties.
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