Phenothiazine definition

fēnō-thīə-zēn, -nə-
A yellow organic compound, C12 H9 NS, used in insecticides, livestock anthelmintics, and dyes.
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Any of a group of drugs derived from this compound and used in the treatment of psychiatric disorders, such as schizophrenia.
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A yellowish, crystalline substance, C12H9NS, used as an insecticide, in the treatment of worm infections in livestock, and in the synthesis of tranquilizers.
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A yellow organic compound, C12 H9 NS, used in insecticides, livestock anthelmintics, and dyes.
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Any of a group of drugs derived from this compound and used in the treatment of psychiatric disorders, such as schizophrenia.
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A yellow or green, toxic organic compound used in insecticides and dyes and to treat infections with worms and other parasites in livestock. Chemical formula: C12H9NS.
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Any of a group of drugs derived from this compound. Phenothiazines are dopamine antagonists and are used in the treatment of psychiatric disorders, such as schizophrenia.
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(organic chemistry) A polycyclic heterocycle consisting of two benzene rings fused to one of thiazine; thiodiphenylamine, dibenzothiazine.
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(medicine) Any of a family of pharmaceuticals, derived from this compound, used to treat schizophrenia etc.
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Singular:
phenothiazine
Plural:
phenothiazines