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But the barbiturates are extremely difficult to obtain, lawyers on both sides of the death penalty debate said Tuesday, and their lack of availability could eventually doom plans to restart the death chamber at San Quentin State Prison.
Under the mandate, pharmacists and physicians in Texas will have to look up a patients’ prescription history before giving them opioids, benzodiazepines, barbiturates or carisoprodol.
Before her 1962 death at 36 of a barbiturate overdose, Monroe was rumored to have had affairs with both RFK and JFK.
Amphetamine was combined with drugs like barbiturates.
Phenobarbital is a barbiturate that depresses the central nervous system and is sometimes used to treat epilepsy, among other medical disorders.
A toxicology report released shortly after revealed that the actress had taken a lethal dose of acute barbiturate poison.
Toxicology tests showed the presence of barbiturates, caffeine and lorazepam, also known as Ativan, for relief of anxiety.
The state’s new execution rules replace a three-drug mixture with a one-drug injection using one of two barbiturates, pentobarbital or sodium pentothal.
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