What does chlorpromazine mean?

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Noun
  1. A tranquillizing drug, C17H19ClN2S, used in the treatment of schizophrenia, etc.
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The phenothiazine associated with most deaths was not thioridazine but chlorpromazine.
Several antiemetics, such as metoclopramide, chlorpromazine, prochlorperazine, and promethazine, are regarded as safe for use during pregnancy.
The phenothiazine ring is a well-known pharmacophore, and chlorpromazine is a prototype of this class of antipsychotic drugs.
Antipsychotic drugs such as chlorpromazine and haloperidol help to reduce aggression.
The phenothiazines prochlorperazine and chlorpromazine have been shown to reduce nausea and vomiting of pregnancy compared with placebo.
Treatment of delirium requires use of neuroleptic drugs, such as haloperidol and chlorpromazine, not sedatives.

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