secobarbital sodium, secobarbital, Seconal, red devil(noun)
barbiturate that is a white odorless slightly bitter powder (trade name Seconal) used as a sodium salt for sedation and to treat convulsions
Origin: From secondary + barbital.
Secobarbital sodium is a barbiturate derivative drug that was patented in 1934 in the US. It possesses anaesthetic, anticonvulsant, anxiolytic, sedative, and hypnotic properties. In the United Kingdom, it was known as Quinalbarbitone.
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A barbiturate that is used as a sedative. Secobarbital is reported to have no anti-anxiety activity.
The numerical value of secobarbital in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of secobarbital in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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