antischizophrenic

adjective an·ti·schizo·phren·ic \ ˌan-tē-ˌskit-sə-ˈfre-nik , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or less commonly antischizophrenia play \ˌan-tē-ˌskit-sə-ˈfrē-nē-ə, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of antischizophrenic

medical
: used to control or prevent the symptoms of schizophrenia
  • antischizophrenic drugs
  • antischizophrenic activity

First Known Use of antischizophrenic

1975

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antischizophrenic

adjective an·ti·schizo·phren·ic \ -ˌskit-sə-ˈfren-ik \
variants: or antischizophrenia play \-ˌskit-sə-ˈfrē-nē-ə\ also anti-schizophrenic or anti-schizophrenia

medical Definition of antischizophrenic

: tending to relieve or treat the symptoms of schizophrenia
  • antischizophrenic drugs
  • antischizophrenic activity

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