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Chlorpromazine MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Chlorpromazine
Tree Number(s)
D02.886.369.198
D03.633.300.783.198
Unique ID
D002746
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002746
Scope Note
The prototypical phenothiazine antipsychotic drug. Like the other drugs in this class chlorpromazine's antipsychotic actions are thought to be due to long-term adaptation by the brain to blocking DOPAMINE RECEPTORS. Chlorpromazine has several other actions and therapeutic uses, including as an antiemetic and in the treatment of intractable hiccup.
Entry Term(s)
Aminazine
Chlorazine
Chlordelazine
Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride
Contomin
Fenactil
Largactil
Propaphenin
Thorazine
Pharm Action
Antiemetics
Antipsychotic Agents
Dopamine Antagonists
Registry Number
U42B7VYA4P
Related Numbers
50-53-3
69-09-0
9WP59609J6
CAS Type 1 Name
10H-Phenothiazine-10-propanamine, 2-chloro-N,N-dimethyl-
Public MeSH Note
/adverse effects /poisoning /toxicity were CHLORPROMAZINE TOXICOLOGY 1963-65
History Note
/adv eff-pois-tox was CHLORPROMAZINE TOXICOLOGY 1963-65
Date Established
1960/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2018/07/05
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