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Dr. Paul Williams
35 years experience Family Medicine
Sodium amytal: Sodium amytal - also known as "truth serum" is a barbiturate - has addiction and abuse potential. It is a CNS depressant. And has been used as a sedative hypnotic.
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
It's been found that people can still tell falsehoods and withhold information, plus mis-remember with Amytal. So, the "truth" serum may be a misnomer.
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