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pentobarbital sodium

/ (ˌpɛntəˈbɑːbɪˌtəʊn) /
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noun

a barbiturate drug used in medicine as a sedative and hypnotic. Formula: C 11 H 17 N 2 O 3 NaUS equivalent: sodium pentabarbital

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pentobarbital sodium
[ pĕn′tə-bärbĭ-tôl′, -tăl′ ]

n.

A white crystalline or powdery barbiturate used as a hypnotic, sedative, and anticonvulsive drug.pentobarbitone
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