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A long-acting barbiturate, C12H12N2O3, used medicinally as a sedative, hypnotic, and anticonvulsant, sometimes in the form of its sodium salt.
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(Pharmacology) a white crystalline derivative of barbituric acid used as a sedative for treating insomnia and as an anticonvulsant in epilepsy. Formula: C12H12N2O3
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phe•no•bar•bi•tal(ˌfi noʊˈbɑr bɪˌtɔl, -ˌtæl, -nə-)
a white, crystalline powder, C12H12N2O3, used as a sedative, a hypnotic, and as an antispasmodic in epilepsy.
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|Noun||1.||phenobarbital - a long-acting barbiturate used as a sedative|
barbiturate - organic compound having powerful soporific effect; overdose can be fatal
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n. fenobarbital, hipnótico, sedante, nombre comercial Luminal.
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