Sodium Pentothal


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Sodium Pentothal

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(Pharmacology) trademark another name for thiopental sodium
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These monsters should have been given sodium pentothal - more commonly known as the truth serum - instead of being allowed to continue the torment for the families of their victims.
If you gave me [truth drug] Sodium Pentothal and asked me who I thought had the best chance to be the presidential candidate, I would say Marco Rubio.
I said, that's terrible but can we choose sodium pentothal to the lie detector.
After dosing, the rats were fasted for 18 h and then anaesthetized with sodium pentothal solution (50 mg/kg i.
But how would Wilbur's alleged desire to encourage Mason's creativity explain her administration of electroshock and day-and-night injections of sodium pentothal to Mason?
These two, combined, is sodium pentothal injected into the Hippocampus of Fascist Nationalism.
Creep up on me with a syringe of sodium pentothal and a dictaphone after eight hours' slumber and William S Burroughs would come a very distant second, rather like the hapless Klute in that mid-1980s mis-match against So Careful.
According to Alison Winter, a science historian at the University of Chicago, who has studied the origins and applications of truth serum, the term that was used to describe the use of certain drugs, most commonly barbiturates like sodium amytal and sodium pentothal, to try to extract truthful statements from people about their past experiences.
The drugs consist of sodium pentothal (also known as Thiopental), a barbiturate anesthetic that is supposed to render the inmate unconscious.