• epilepsy
  • Secobarbital is indicated for: Treatment of epilepsy Temporary treatment of insomnia Use as a preoperative medication to produce anaesthesia and anxiolysis in short surgical, diagnostic, or therapeutic procedures which are minimally painful. (wikipedia.org)
  • reds
  • Secobarbital has acquired many nicknames, the most common being "reds," "red devils," or "red dillies" (because of the color of the capsules). (wikipedia.org)
  • Another
  • Another celebrity death attributed to secobarbital was that of Anissa Jones (a child star who played Buffy on Family Affair) on August 28, 1976. (wikipedia.org)