Amytal


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Amytal

(ˈæmɪˌtæl)
n
(Pharmacology) trademark a barbiturate, a brand of amobarbital, used as a sedative and hypnotic
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Noun1.Amytal - the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturateAmytal - the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate; used as a sedative and a hypnotic
amobarbital - a barbiturate with sedative and hypnotic effects; used to relieve insomnia and as an anticonvulsant
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Jordy himself had been given the controversial sedative sodium amytal by his dentist father during a tooth extraction, which is when Evan claimed his son started disclosing the sexual abuse claims.
The fake document does list a variety of drugs -- Dilaudid, Percodan, Amytal, Quaalude, Dexedrine and Biphetamine -- that Nichopoulos prescribed for Presley, Snopes said.
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There, she says, Milner gave her sodium amytal, a barbiturate derivative with sedativehypnotic properties.
The psychiatrist and hospital chief superintendent is alleged to have injected children with the 'truth serum' sodium amytal before sexually abusing them.
Succinic acid, glutamic acid, cytochrome c from bovine heart, adenosine-5'-diphosphate sodium salt (ADP), CAPE, malic acid, K[H.sub.2]P[O.sub.4], ethylene glycol-bis -(b-aminoethylether)-N,N,N',N'-tetraacetic acid (EGTA), ethylenediamine tetraacetic acid (EDTA), Tris, amytal, and atractyloside were obtained from "Sigma." Mannitol, sucrose, KCl, HEPES, and Mg[Cl.sub.2] were obtained from "Roth."
Dying in a "misadventure" involving alcohol and sodium amytal tablets.
The psychiatrist gave me a diagnosis of bipolar disorder and prescribed lithium, methotrimeprazine, sodium amytal, haloperidol, and chlorpromazine.
The company's biggest selling products include Iletin, Amytal, Methiolate, Prozac and Ceclor.
(245) What a person says under the influence of sodium amytal may be no more reliable than what he says under the influence of large amounts of alcohol.
The Wada test, or intra-carotid amytal procedure (IAP), has been considered the gold standard for lateralising language.