• Definition for "ketamine hydrochloride"
    • a general anesthetic and tranquilizer (not a barbiturate)…
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ketamine hydrochloride definition

  • noun:
    • a general anesthetic and tranquilizer (not a barbiturate) that's administered intravenously or intramuscularly; mainly utilized by veterinarians and for small surgery with geriatric or pediatric patients; used large doses it triggers hallucinations just like those linked to the use of PCP
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