barbitone


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barbitone

(ˈbɑːbɪˌtəʊn) or

barbital

n
(Pharmacology) a long-acting barbiturate used medicinally, usually in the form of the sodium salt, as a sedative or hypnotic
[C20: from barbit(uric acid) + -one]
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Noun1.barbitone - a barbiturate used as a hypnotic
barbiturate - organic compound having powerful soporific effect; overdose can be fatal
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Translations

barbitone

[ˈbɑːbɪtəʊn] Nbarbitúrico m
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barbitone

n (Med) → barbiturathaltiges Mittel
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References in periodicals archive ?
Antibody-sensitized sheep erythrocytes were washed three times with BBS containing 2.8 mM barbitone sodium and 0.8 mM barbital before use.
Quinine sulphate, piperazine, caffine, barbitone and pyridine derivatives have been used as corrosion inhibitors for aluminium and zinc in acidic medium.
TABLE 2 [ED.sub.50] values for several barbiturate anaesthetics (tadpole and mouse data) Drug [ED.sub.50] molarity (mM) Thiopentone 0.03 Secobarbitone 0.08 Pentobarbitone 0.16 Hexobarbitone 0.16 Amylobarbitone 0.44 Butobarbitone 0.56 Phenobarbitone 3.30 Barbitone 14.6 Pentobarbitone ([section]) 0.14 (plasma) 0.16 (brain) Data from Firestone et al (13) (1986), with permission.