thioridazine

/thuy'euh rid"euh zeen', -zin/, n. Pharm.
a phenothiazine, C21H26N2S2, used as an antipsychotic chiefly in the treatment of acute psychoses and schizophrenia.
[1955-60; THIO- + (PIPE)RID(INE) + AZINE]

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