Meaning of fluphenazine in English:

fluphenazine

Pronunciation /fluːˈfɛnəziːn/

noun

Pharmacology
  • An antipsychotic drug of the phenothiazine class, which can be administered orally or by injection.

    Systematic name: 2-(trifluoromethyl)-10-[3-[1(β-hydroxyethyl)-4-piperazinyl]propyl]phenothiazine; C₂₂H₂₆F₃N₃OS.

Origin

1950s. From flu- (in fluoro-) + phen- + -azine.