mesoridazine besylate

A biotransformation product of thioridazine; an antipsychotic.

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[USP] the besylate salt of mesoridazine; an antipsychotic agent which has been used in the treatment of alcoholism, schizophrenia, psychoneurotic manifestations, and certain behavioral problems, administered orally and intramuscularly.

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  • piperidine — 1. Hexahydropyridine; a compound from which are derived phenothiazine antipsychotics such as thioridazine hydrochloride and mesoridazine besylate. 2. One of a class of alkaloids containing a p. (1) moiety. * * * pi·per·i·dine pī per ə .dēn n a… …   Medical dictionary

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