ethchlorvynol


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Related to ethchlorvynol: Placidyl
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Noun1.ethchlorvynol - a mild sedative-hypnotic drug (trade name Placidyl)
sedative-hypnotic, sedative-hypnotic drug - a sedative that depresses activity of the central nervous system and reduces anxiety and induces sleep
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During the 1950s and 1960s, a plethora of new psychoactive substances were registered to treat conditions such as anxiety and depression, including antipsychotics such as chlorpromazine, antidepressant (imipramine), and a range of sedative-hypnotics such as ethchlorvynol, chlormethiazole, meprobamate, methaqualone, and glutethimide.
Inciting medications are often one of the following: chloramphenicol, ethambutol, isoniazid, digitalis, chloroquine, streptomycin, chlorpropamide, ethchlorvynol, disulfiram, methanol, carbondioxide, amiodaroneandmetals such as lead.
Most of our projects require immunoassay screens and simultaneous TLC testing, along with manual spot tests for ethchlorvynol, acetaminophen, and salicylates.