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Ethchlorvynol
COMMON & BRAND NAMES
Placidyl
EFFECTS CLASSIFICATION
Depressant; Sedative
CHEMICAL NAME
ethyl 2-chlorovinyl ethynyl carbinol
DESCRIPTION
Ethchlorvynol has been used to treat insomnia. Due to its barbiturate-like problems concerning abuse and overdose, U.S. manufacturers discontinued it in 1999.
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