trifluoperazine


tri·fluo·per·a·zine

noun \ˌtrī-ˌflü-ō-ˈper-ə-ˌzēn, -zən\

Definition of TRIFLUOPERAZINE

:  a phenothiazine tranquilizer C21H24F3N3S chiefly used to treat psychotic conditions and especially schizophrenia

Origin of TRIFLUOPERAZINE

tri- + fluor- + piperazine
First Known Use: circa 1957

tri·fluo·per·a·zine

noun \ˌtrī-ˌflü-ō-ˈper-ə-ˌzēn, -zən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TRIFLUOPERAZINE

: a phenothiazine tranquilizer C21H24F3N3S used especially to treat psychotic conditions and especially schizophrenia—see stelazine

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