Prozac

Prozac

[proh-zak]
Pharmacology, Trademark.

Origin:
1988

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To prozac
Collins
World English Dictionary
Prozac (ˈprəʊzæk)
 
n
trademark fluoxetine; a drug that prolongs the action of serotonin in the brain; used as an antidepressant

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Etymonline
Word Origin & History

Prozac
1985, proprietary name for fluoxetine hydrochloride, developed early 1970s by Lilly Industries.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

Prozac Pro·zac (prō'zāk')

A trademark for fluoxetine hydrochloride.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature