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hal·o·per·i·dol(hăl′ō-pĕr′ĭ-dôl′, -dŏl′, -dōl′)
An antipsychotic drug, C21H23ClFNO2, often administered in its decanoate form, used in the treatment of schizophrenia and in the management of Tourette syndrome.
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(Pharmacology) a strong sedative that is used as a remedial treatment in several medical conditions including Tourette's syndrome and senile dementia
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hal•o•per•i•dol(ˌhæl oʊˈpɛr ɪˌdɔl, -ˌdɒl)
a major antipsychotic agent, C21H23ClFNO2, used esp. in the management of schizophrenia and severe anxiety.
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|Noun||1.||haloperidol - tranquilizer (trade name Haldol) used to treat some psychotic disorders and Tourette's syndrome|
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