Sentence Examples


  • Sean was supposed to serve her dessert laced with a sedative, so they could drug her and take her back to the station for questioning.
  • It causes some pain, so that a sedative should be added.
  • They are very astringent, haemostatic and sedative; the strong solution of the subacetate is powerfully caustic and is rarely used undiluted.
  • Lead salts are applied as lotions in conditions where a sedative astringent effect is desired, as in weeping eczema; in many varieties of chronic ulceration; and as an injection for various inflammatory discharges from the vagina, ear and urethra, the Liquor Plumbi Subacetatis Dilutum being the one employed.
  • The sedative effect of lead lotion in pruritus is well known.

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