Definition of thiopentone in English:

thiopentone

Syllabification: thi·o·pen·tone
Pronunciation: /ˌTHī-ōˈpenˌtōn
 
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noun

  • British term for Pentothal.
    More example sentences
    • I have injected the antibiotic cefuroxime, thinking it was the anaesthetic thiopentone.
    • The use of induction agents, such as thiopentone, and muscle relaxants when a patient's airway reflexes are still present, can counteract these effects.
    • Inhibition of neutrophil respiratory burst and chemotaxis in vitro by thiopentone but not methohexitone

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