pentobarbital

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Noun1.pentobarbital - a barbiturate (trade name Nembutal) used as a sedative and hypnotic and antispasmodic
barbiturate - organic compound having powerful soporific effect; overdose can be fatal
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Imipramine; pentylenetetrazol; caffeine; sodium pentobarbitone; Tween 80 (Sigma-Aldrich Inc., St.
Sodium pentobarbitone (50 mg [kg.sup.-1] i.p) was administered 1 h after respective drug treatments.
The hypnotic activities of the EU and BPNE (50-400 mg/kg, i.p.) were assessed by loss of righting reflex, while sodium pentobarbitone (PBS) and diazepam (DZM) were used as positive controls.