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acepromazine

noun ac·e·pro·ma·zine \ ˌa-sə-ˈprō-mə-ˌzēn \

medical Definition of acepromazine

:a phenothiazine tranquilizer with anti-nausea properties that is used in veterinary medicine and is administered orally or by injection in the form of its maleate C19H22N2OS·C4H4O4
  • Many pets are given stronger tranquilizers such as acepromazine when traveling longer distances or flying on an airplane.
  • —Tina Neel, The Oklahoman (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma)18 June 2007

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