chlormethiazole

chlormethiazole

Clomethiazole, a sedative and anticonvulsant drug related to vitamin B1 used in the management of the alcohol withdrawal syndrome and especially DELIRIUM TREMENS, in STATUS EPILEPTICUS, in pre-eclampsia and ECLAMPSIA and to sedate patients unfit for general anaesthesia who are having essential surgery under local anaesthesia. A brand name is Heminevrin.
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acetaminophen, isoniazid, disulfiram, chlormethiazole, or chloroquine) were included (Frye and Branch 2002; Park et al.
We took morphine, diamorphine, cyclozine, codeine, temazepam, nitrezepam, phenobarbitone, sodium amytal dextropropoxyphene, methadone, nalbuphine, pethidine, pentazocine, buphrenorphine, dextromoramide chlormethiazole.
A study of the psychometric effects of chlormethiazole in healthy young and elderly subjects.
The Forum warned doctors against doling out the drug chlormethiazole - commonly prescribed - because it could cause respiratory failure when combined with alcohol.