ataractic : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a drug used to reduce stress or tension without reducing mental clarity
- s tending to soothe or tranquilize
- Trade-named Librium by New Jersey's Roche Laboratories, it is technically methamino-diazepoxide, a synthetic chemical unrelated to previous ataractic drugs.
- Others cannot tolerate it if they have taken antihistamine or ataractic drugs.