glutethimide


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glutethimide

 [gloo-teth´ĭ-mīd]
a nonbarbiturate sedative and hypnotic.

glutethimide

/glu·teth·i·mide/ (gloo-teth´ĭ-mīd) a nonbarbiturate used as a hypnotic and sedative.
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Barbiturates, meprobamate, glutethimide, and other nonbarbiturate sedatives were detected or ruled out by use of mercuric sulfate dip (neutral/weak acid extract) on plate 1A.
Other members of the sedative-hypnotic class are chloral hydrate, ethchlorvynol, glutethimide, meprobamate, methyprylon, paraldehyde, and triclofos.
Other sedative-hypnotics commonly used by alcoholics are meprobamate, glutethimide, methyprylon, methaqualone, and the benzodiazepines.