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Meaning of PHENOBARBITAL

Pronunciation:  `feenow'bârbi`tal

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a long-acting barbiturate used as a sedative
 

PHENOBARBITAL is a 13 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: Luminal, phenobarbitone, purple heart, sodium thiopental
 
 See Also: barbiturate

 

 

Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: A sedative/anticonvulsant barbiturate that has been used to treat diarrhea and to increase the antitumor effect of other therapies.
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: alcohol, amobarbital sodium, Amytal, Amytal pill, analgesic, anodyne, barb, barbiturate, barbiturate pill, black stuff, blue, blue angel, blue devil, blue heaven, blue velvet, calmative, chloral hydrate, codeine, codeine cough syrup, Demerol, depressant, depressor, dolly, Dolophine, downer, goofball, H, hard stuff, heroin, hop, horse, hypnotic, junk, knockout drops, laudanum, liquor, lotus, Luminal, Luminal pill, M, meperidine, methadone, Mickey Finn, morphia, morphine, narcotic, Nembutal, Nembutal pill, opiate, opium, pacifier, pain killer, paregoric, pen yan, phenobarbital sodium, purple heart, quietener, rainbow, red, scag, secobarbital sodium, Seconal, Seconal pill, sedative, shit, sleeper, sleep-inducer, sleeping draught, sleeping pill, smack, sodium thiopental, somnifacient, soother, soothing syrup, soporific, tar, tranquilizer, Tuinal, Tuinal pill, turps, white stuff, yellow, yellow jacket
 

 

 

 

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