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trademark for a preparation of meprobamate, an antianxiety agent.


A trademark for the drug meprobamate.


a trademark for a sedative (meprobamate).


A potentially addicting agent that blocks spinal interneurons, which has anticonvulsant, anxiolytic, muscle-relaxing, sedative, hypnotic and tranquilising properties.

Adverse effects
Hypotension, depression of brainstem activity, coma, death.
Liver; excreted in urine, stool.

Therapeutic range
5–30 µg/mL.
Toxic range
> 60 µg/mL.
TLC, GC, colorimetry.


Meprobamate, see there.
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Miltown encouraged greater social acceptance of and dependence on lifestyle drugs.
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We said our goodbyes to Buddy and his crew and started our 330-mile drive to Miltown.
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Catherine Lynch died on Shanaway West near Miltown Malbay, Co Clare.
it operates 9 full time (ennis, ennistymon, kilkee, killaloe, kilrush, miltown malbay, scarriff, shannon, sixmilebridge) and 6 part time libraries (corofin, kilmihil, kildysart, lisdoonvarna, newmarket-on-fergus, tulla), a local studies centre and a central headquarters from where all orders are placed, stock delivered to, catalogued and distributed to the branch network.
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The pair were discovered lying on rocks at the edge of the beach, about 10 feet apart, at Whitestrand at Miltown Malbay in Co Clare.
The grim discovery was made by a man out walking with his daughter at White Strand, a scenic tourist spot close to Miltown Malbay, Co Clare, in the west of Ireland, at 10.
The 2m maiden hurdle went to 50-1 shot Talk About Miltown ridden by Eddie Power.
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