perphenazine
noun Etymology: blend of piperazine and phen- Date: 1957 a phenothiazine tranquilizer C21H26ClN3OS that is used especially to control psychotic symptoms (as anxiety and agitation)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Perphenazine — Systematic (IUPAC) name 2 [4 [3 (2 chloro 10H phenothiazin 10 yl) propyl]piperazin 1 yl]ethanol Clinical data AHFS/Drugs.com …   Wikipedia

  • Perphénazine — Général Nom IUPAC 2 [4 [3 (2 chloro 10H phenothiazin 10 yl) propyl]piperazin 1 yl]ethanol No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • perphenazine — /peuhr fen euh zeen , zin/, n. Pharm. a crystalline, water insoluble powder, C21H26ClN3OS, used chiefly as a tranquilizer and in the treatment of intractable hiccoughs and nausea and vomiting. [1955 60; PER + PHEN(OTHI)AZINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • perphenazine — noun A potent anti psychotic drug …   Wiktionary

  • perphenazine — An antipsychotic of the phenothiazine type. * * * per·phen·a·zine (.)pər fen ə .zēn n a phenothiazine tranquilizer C21H26ClN3OS used esp. to control symptoms (as anxiety, agitation, and delusions) of psychotic conditions * * * n. a phenothiazine… …   Medical dictionary

  • perphenazine — per·phe·na·zine …   English syllables

  • perphenazine — n. a phenothiazine antipsychotic drug used to treat schizophrenia, mania, anxiety, and severe agitation and to prevent and treat severe nausea and vomiting. It is administered by mouth; side effects are similar to those of fluphenazine. Trade… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • perphenazine — per•phen•a•zine [[t]pərˈfɛn əˌzin, zɪn[/t]] n. pha a crystalline, water insoluble powder, C21H26ClN3Oused as a tranquilizer and in treating intractable hiccups and nausea • Etymology: 1955–60; per +phen (othi) azine …   From formal English to slang

  • perphenazine — noun tranquilizer and antidepressant (trade name Triavil) sometimes used as an antiemetic for adults • Syn: ↑Triavil • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Triavil) • Hypernyms: ↑minor tranquilizer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • 58-39-9 — Perphénazine Perphénazine Général Nom IUPAC 2 [4 [3 (2 chloro 10H phenothiazin 10 yl) propyl]piperazin 1 yl]ethanol …   Wikipédia en Français

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