Translation of depressant in Spanish:

depressant

depresivo, n.

Pronunciation: /dɪˈprɛs(ə)nt//dəˈprɛs(ə)nt/

noun

Pharmacology

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    depresivo masculine
    • Alcohol is a depressant, a powerful drug with mood-altering effects.
    • Interactions with benzodiazepines, pentobarbital, and other central nervous system depressants can yield additional sedative effects.
    • The drug is a depressant and will lead to lack of energy and general relaxation of the muscles.
    • Phenothiazines, tricyclic antidepressants, and CNS depressants may potentiate the therapeutic and adverse effects of opioids.
    • The report also suggests that the number of new users has been climbing since the mid-1980s, the largest increase occurring with the depressants oxycodone, methadone and morphine.

adjective

Pharmacology

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    depresivo