• drugs
  • Pentobarbital has been used or considered as a substitute for other drugs traditionally used for capital punishment in the United States when they are in short supply. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pharmacy
  • In a letter dated Friday, Jason Lovoi, pharmacist-in-charge of The Woodlands Compounding Pharmacy, said his firm wants the 16 vials of pentobarbital returned "in exchange for a refund" because officials at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice had told him the purchase would be kept secret. (typepad.com)
  • product
  • Wheeling, IL, February 03, 2017 --( PR.com )-- Out of an abundance of caution, Evanger's Dog & Cat Food of Wheeling, IL is voluntarily recalling specific lots of its Hunk of Beef product because of a potential contaminant Pentobarbital, which was detected in one lot of Hunk of Beef. (pr.com)
  • Evanger's is proactively issuing a recall voluntarily so as not to risk potential exposure to pentobarbital in the product. (pr.com)
  • Numbers
  • Although pentobarbital was detected in a single lot, Evanger's is voluntarily recalling Hunk of Beef products that were manufactured the same week, with lot numbers that start with 1816E03HB, 1816E04HB, 1816E06HB, 1816E07HB, and 1816E13HB, and have an expiration date of June 2020. (pr.com)
  • death
  • The oral dosage of pentobarbital indicated for physician-assisted death in the United States states of Oregon, Washington, Vermont, and California (as of January, 2016) is typically 10 g in liquid form. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the Oklahoma Department of Corrections, he is the first person in the United States to have been put to death with pentobarbital. (wikipedia.org)