Meaning of phenothiazine
Pronunciation: (fē"nu-thī'u-zēn", -zin), [key]
- a grayish-green to greenish-yellow, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, CHNS, used chiefly as an insecticide and vermifuge, and in the synthesis of pharmaceuticals.
- any of a class of medications used principally to treat psychotic symptoms, as delusions or hallucinations, and excessive excitability.
- phenothiazine (Thesaurus)