fluphenazine

fluphenazine
/flooh fen"euh zeen'/, n. Pharm.
a potent tranquilizer, C22H26F3N3OS, derived from phenothiazine and used in various forms for the management of certain neurological or psychotic disorders and for short-term treatment of acute anxiety.
[1955-60; FLU(ORO)- + PHENAZINE]

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