OTHER WORDS FROM barbituratenon·bar·bit·u·rate, noun
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In 1952, a Houston lawyer filed an appeal on behalf of a 16-year-old girl who had spent nearly 200 days in isolation at the Gainesville State School after being held down by male guards and forcibly sedated with barbiturates.For more than a century, Texas youth prisons have fostered abuse|Bill Bush|October 25, 2021|Washington Post
Then a final injection — a concentrated barbiturate — is delivered directly into the vein, which halts all brain activity.How at-home euthanasia can provide comfort to pets and owners|Kathryn Streeter|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
Now this new and wonderful discovery is nothing but Veronal-sodium (sodium diethyl-barbiturate) under another name.