trazodone
noun Etymology: perhaps from International Scientific Vocabulary triazo azido + pyridine + -one Date: 1971 an antidepressant drug C19H22ClN5O administered in the form of its hydrochloride

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  • Trazodone — Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • trazodone — noun oral antidepressant (trade name Desyrel) that is a nontricyclic drug used as a sedative • Syn: ↑trazodone hydrochloride, ↑Desyrel • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Desyrel) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trazodone — /tray zeuh dohn /, n. Pharm. a white crystalline powder, C19H22ClN5O, used in the treatment of major depression disorders. [TR(I) + AZO + (PYRI)D(INE) + ONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • trazodone — noun A psychoactive compound, a triazolopyridine derivative with sedative, anxiolytic, and antidepressant properties …   Wiktionary

  • trazodone — traz·o·done traz ə .dōn n an antidepressant drug that is administered in the form of its hydrochloride C19H22ClN5O·HCl and inhibits the uptake of serotonin by the brain * * * n. a drug used in the treatment of depression with and without anxiety …   Medical dictionary

  • Trazodone — n. prescription drug used to treat depression …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trazodone — traz·o·done …   English syllables

  • trazodone — n. a drug, related to the tricyclic antidepressants, that is used in the treatment of depression, particularly in agitated and anxious patients, and anxiety. It is administered by mouth; side effects are milder than with tricyclic antidepressants …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • trazodone hydrochloride — noun oral antidepressant (trade name Desyrel) that is a nontricyclic drug used as a sedative • Syn: ↑trazodone, ↑Desyrel • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Desyrel) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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