noun. a conventional antipsychotic of the thioxanthene class. Side effects are inclusive of sedation, dystonia, and neuromuscular rigidity, and it's associated with a lasting threat of tardive dyskinesia. Zuclopenthixol isn't accessible within the U.S.. Canadian brand name: Clopixol.

ZUCLOPENTHIXOL: "The doctor has prescribed Zuclopenthixol to treat Andrea's symptoms."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ZUCLOPENTHIXOL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/zuclopenthixol/ (accessed May 13, 2021).