Sentence Examples


  • It causes some pain, so that a sedative should be added.
  • 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.
  • The sedative effect of lead lotion in pruritus is well known.
  • In whooping-cough, when a sedative is required but a stimulant is also indicated, ammonium bromide is often invaluable.
  • They are very astringent, haemostatic and sedative; the strong solution of the subacetate is powerfully caustic and is rarely used undiluted.