haloperidol

Definitions of haloperidol
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n tranquilizer (trade name Haldol) used to treat some psychotic disorders and Tourette's syndrome

Synonyms:
Haldol
Type of:
antipsychotic, antipsychotic agent, antipsychotic drug, major tranquilizer, major tranquilliser, major tranquillizer, neuroleptic, neuroleptic agent, neuroleptic drug
tranquilizer used to treat psychotic conditions when a calming effect is desired

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