pentobarbital


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Related to pentobarbital: phenobarbital, pentobarbital sodium
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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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Texas uses pentobarbital compounded at a pharmacy in secret to put inmates to death.
Trace amounts of the drug pentobarbital showed up during an analysis of individual canned dog foods manufactured by The J.
John Battaglia, 62, who made his wife Mary Jean Pearle listen on the phone as he shot Faith, nine, and Liberty, six, was injected with pentobarbital.
Objective: To compare intraosseous pentobarbital treatment (IPT) and thoracic compression (TC) on time to circulatory arrest and an isoelectric electroencephalogram (EEG) in anesthetized passerine birds.
North Wales senior coroner Dewi Pritchard Jones said the level of the drug, Pentobarbital, was far in excess of lethal levels.
The court papers state: "There is a substantial risk Mr Ledford will be aware and in agony as the pentobarbital attacks his respiratory system, depriving his brain, heart and lungs of oxygen as he drowns in his own saliva.
On February 3, 2017, the FDA announced that Evanger's Dog & Cat Food had recalled five lots of its canned Hunk of Beef dog food, for a "potential contaminant," pentobarbital.
The FDA is adding its warning to the labels of 11 general anesthetics and sedatives, including desflurane, halothane, ketamine, lorazepam injection, methohexital, pentobarbital, and propofol.
Previously Dr Nicholl, a human rights activist, successfully campaigned against the use of Pentobarbital on prisoners awaiting the lethal injection.
Previously, Dr Nicholl, a human rights activist, successfully campaigned against the use of Pentobarbital on prisoners awaiting the lethal injection.
SEVEN greyhounds sampled at a South Eastern Greyhound Sales auction staged at Pelaw Grange last month have tested positive for metabolites of pentobarbital, which can be used as a sedative for dogs.