Bemegride

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Bemegride

(Science: chemical) a cNS stimulant that is used to induce convulsions in experimental animals. It has also been used as a respiratory stimulant and in the treatment of barbiturate overdose.

Pharmacological action: central nervous system stimulants, convulsants, respiratory system agents.

chemical name: 2,6-Piperidinedione, 4-ethyl-4-methyl-