Definitions for "Psychotropic"
A substance that affects a person's ability to distinguish reality from the imaginary.
affecting the brain and influencing behavior
an agent (e.g., thorazine) that affects psychic or mental functioning or behavior.
Any medication used to treat psychiatric signs or symptoms.
Describes any medication that treats symptoms related to moods, thinking, attention, and behavior. The medications used to treat bipolar disorder are psychotropic.