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n. - A long-acting barbiturate used as a sedative.

Usage examples (36)
  • Dr. Rosenbaum prescribes a bitter-smelling anticonvulsant called phenobarbital.
  • Bring on the phenobarbital aka Luminal, I say.
  • She was fed, took her phenobarbital, and fell asleep.
  • The baby was treated with phenobarbital IV for seizures. for more
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