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(dē-prĕs′ănt )

[L. depressus, pressed down]
An agent that decreases the level of a body function or nerve activity, e.g., a sedative.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Depressant." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/752600/all/respiratory_depressant.
Depressant. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/752600/all/respiratory_depressant. Accessed July 23, 2019.
Depressant. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/752600/all/respiratory_depressant
Depressant [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 July 23]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/752600/all/respiratory_depressant.
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