Trifluoperazine

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Trifluoperazine

 

(or triftazin), one of the psychotropic drugs. Trifluoperazine has a more active antipsychotic effect than chlorpromazine. It also has a marked antiemetic effect. It is used internally and intramuscularly in the treatment of schizophrenia and manic-depressive psychosis.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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