thiothixene

thiothixene

[thahy-oh-thik-seen]
noun Pharmacology.
a potent antipsychotic, C 23 H 29 N 3 O 2 S 2 , used in the management of schizophrenia and related psychoses.

Origin:
1960–65; thio- + thi(o)x(anth)ene

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