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Noun1.Equanil - a sedative and tranquilizer (trade name Miltown and Equanil and Meprin) used to treat muscle tension and anxiety
antianxiety drug, anxiolytic, anxiolytic drug, minor tranquilizer, minor tranquilliser, minor tranquillizer - a tranquilizer used to relieve anxiety and reduce tension and irritability
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While Miltown was made famous through a sturdy Hollywood clientele and sketches on The Milton Berle Show, Equanil promoted itself with ads that quoted Macbeth.
Mogadon, largactil, equanil, whatever soothing syrup was appropriate, or merely to hand, down it would go, thus making life considerably easier for everyone, not least those would-be inmates lining up for the next available bed.
Pentobarbital (a barbiturate), meprobamate (a tranquilizer sold as Equanil and Miltown) and phensuximide (an anticonvulsant) are still measurable in that groundwater plume.