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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An antipsychotic drug, C28H29F2N3O, used in the treatment of chronic schizophrenia and in the management of Tourette's syndrome.

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  • n. A potent antipsychotic drug.

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  • n. the most commonly used diphenylbutyl piperidine

Etymologies

pi(peridine) + moz- (shortening and alteration of imidazole) + -ide.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • The most common treatment, in our pill-obsessed society, is an antipsychotic medication such haloperidol, pimozide, and risperidone.

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  • Jika ini tidak efektif, neuroleptik klasik seperti: haloperidol, fluphenazine, atau pimozide dapat diberikan.

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  • Menurut Moe PG, et.al. 2007, dua agen neuroleptik yang paling banyak digunakan untuk terapi sindrom Tourette dan tics adalah pimozide dan risperidone.

    Mengenal Misteri Sindrom Tourette – Netsains.Com

  • NUEDEXTA is contraindicated in patients receiving drugs that both prolong QT interval and are metabolized by CYP2D6 e.g., thioridazine and pimozide and should not be used concomitantly with other drugs containing quinidine, quinine, or mefloquine.

  • Orap® (pimozide); Propulsid® (cisapride); quinidine, also known as Quinaglute®, Cardioquin®,

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  • This is a significant finding, as the medications used to treat tics, including clonidine and neuroleptics such as haloperidol and pimozide, can cause undesirable side effects, including drowsiness, dizziness, impaired thinking, insomnia, and blurred vision.

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  • Atripla should not be taken with bepridil, cisapride, midazolam, pimozide, triazolam, or ergot derivatives due to a contraindication with efavirenz.

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  • Do not take Sporanox if you are also taking cisapride, pimozide, quinidine, dofetilide, or levacetylmethadol (levomethadyl).

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  • Lysteda lysteda (tranexamic acid) is an antifibrinolytic tofranil anxiety for the pimozide of defects with menorrhagia, heavy.

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  • The zithromax 1000 mg order cart of a colitis for a mixed toxoplasmosis or road combination in no strength should expand collected to threaten that the pimozide or model combination is safe, big or high for any compared patient.

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