Meaning of acepromazine in English:

acepromazine

Pronunciation /asɪˈprəʊməziːn/ /asɪˈprɒməziːn/

noun

Pharmacology
  • A sedative and antipsychotic drug of the phenothiazine class, now used mainly as a tranquillizer and preanaesthetic in veterinary medicine.

    Chemical name: 2-acetyl-10-(3-dimethylaminopropyl)phenothiazine, C₁₉H₂₂N₂OS.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in The Lancet. From ace- + promazine.