trazodone

noun traz·o·done \ ˈtra-zə-ˌdōn \

Definition of trazodone

:an antidepressant drug C19H22ClN5O administered in the form of its hydrochloride

Origin and Etymology of trazodone

perhaps from International Scientific Vocabulary triazo azido + pyridine + -one


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trazodone

noun traz·o·done \ ˈtraz-ə-ˌdōn \

medical Definition of trazodone

:an antidepressant drug that is administered in the form of its hydrochloride C19H22ClN5O·HCl and inhibits the uptake of serotonin by the brain

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