neuroleptic neuroleptic

Definition(s):

  • (n) tranquilizer used to treat psychotic conditions when a calming effect is desired

Usage(s):

  • Risperidone, for example, comes with a page of small-print warnings on side effects, such as the potentially fatal neuroleptic malignant syndrome (an acute toxic reaction to the .
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