metrazol metrazol


  • (n) a drug used as a circulatory and respiratory stimulant; larger doses cause convulsions in shock therapy; Metrazol is a trademark



  1. Metrazol is a powerful stimulant of the centres which regulate blood pressure, heart action and respiration.
  2. Given metrazol, a drug with a camphor-like action, he goes into convulsions, stops breathing, shock ensues.
  3. In recent years convulsions induced by insulin, metrazol, azoman and electric shock have improved many schizophrenics.
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