nounMedicine , trademark
A sedative and hypnotic drug consisting of a combination of the barbiturates amobarbital and secobarbital.
- Over a period of years she was prescribed the barbiturate-based medication, Tuinal, for her depression.
- And he deduced Tuinal poisoning by seeing a capsule of Tuinal stuck between the patient toes!
- Barbiturates are sleeping pills and include Tuinal, Seconal and Nembutal.
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