butalbital


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Related to butalbital: Tramadol, Butorphanol, Dilaudid, Fiorinal

butalbital

 [bu-tal´bĭ-tal]
an intermediate-acting barbiturate used as a sedative along with an analgesic in treatment of tension headache or migraine.

butalbital

/bu·tal·bi·tal/ (bu-tal´bĭ-tal) a short- to intermediate-acting barbiturate used as a sedative in combination with an analgesic in the treatment of headache.

butalbital

A sedative/ hypnotic of intermediate duration of action, which may be used for tension headaches.

Adverse effects
Dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, sedation, euphoria, addiction, diarrhoea, constipation, memory loss.

butalbital

Fiorinal® Pharmacology A sedative/ hypnotic of intermediate duration of action, which may be used for tension headaches

butalbital

an intermediate-acting barbiturate used as a sedative and hypnotic.
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Combination products with butalbital are not recommended because in studies, the butalbital component did not increase efficacy.
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In its list, the American Academy of Neurology urges against the use of opioids or butalbital for migraine "except as a last resort.
Medications of overuse can include over-the-counter medications such as acetaminophen and caffeine containing medications and prescription medications, most importantly opioid and butalbital containing compounds.
Francis McKinnon, 44, of 4 McKinley Road, Worcester, charged with possession of Tramadol and possession of butalbital, dismissed.
When weaning patients from butalbital, the first step is to determine their butalbital level, he continued.
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OTCBB:ABRX), today announced it has received Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Butalbital, Acetaminophene, Caffeine Tablets USP, 50mg/500mg/40mg.
This is a particularly good option for hospital inpatients who are stopping opioids and butalbital, she said.
June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualitest Pharmaceuticals today issued a voluntary nationwide retail level recall of Butalbital, Acetaminophen, and Caffeine Tablets USP, 50mg/325mg/40mg, and Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets, USP 7.