Noun(1) a drug that reduces excitability and calms a person
Adjective(1) tending to soothe or tranquilize
(1) Other mild sedative herbs are linden (lime flower) and lemon verbena.(2) Tolerance towards the sedative effects seems to develop before tolerance to the stimulatory effects.(3) Is it the sedative administered by Sheeran or is it something else?(4) These heavy mineral substances tend to create more grounding sedative effects that help calm the mind and emotions.(5) Studies show sedative herbs gently depress the central nervous system, thus calming you and inducing sleep.(6) He should omit sedative drugs and reduce his alcohol intake.(7) Staff had trouble controlling the man and a doctor prescribed an oral sedative .(8) In most cases patients did not respond to the usual doses of antipsychotics and sedative agents.(9) Antihistamines are sometimes used but mainly for sedative effect.(10) The second-generation antihistamines were developed principally to avoid sedative actions.(11) Antidepressant and sedative drugs gave troublesome side effects and only temporary relief.(12) Effie put down the medical bag, took out a hypodermic and filled it with a powerful sedative .(13) You may be given a mild sedative to help you relax.(14) Research has shown that the flower of the mimosa tree has a sedative effect.(15) In pharmacological interventions, analgesic and sedative agents were more often used concomitantly than individually.(16) Limited evidence from one animal study suggests that hops may potentiate the effects of sedative drugs.
3. calmative ::
5. soporific ::
6. narcotic ::
7. depressant ::
8. neuroleptic ::
9. tranquilizer ::
10. calmative ::
11. sleeping pill ::
12. narcotic ::
13. opiate ::
14. depressant ::
15. trank ::
16. downer ::
Different Formssedative, sedatives
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