pimozide definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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An antipsychotic drug, C28H29F2N3O, used in the treatment of chronic schizophrenia and in the management of Tourette's syndrome.
Origin: pi(peridine) + moz- (shortening and alteration of imidazole) + -ide.
pimozide - Medical Definition
An antipsychotic drug used to treat chronic schizophrenia and in the management of Tourette's syndrome.