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n. Chiefly British


Phenobarbital, a BARBITURATE drug now used mainly as an ANTICONVULSANT. Phenobarbitone is no longer used as a sedative or HYPNOTIC. The drug is on the WHO official list. A brand name is Luminal.

phenobarbital, phenobarbitone

a hypnotic, anticonvulsant and sedative.

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Q. What are the Brands of Sodium-phenobarbitone drug in Bangladesh?

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Many people in institutions have taken phenobarbitone or other now-nonpreferred drugs for many years without review.
The effects of cimetidine, a P450 inhibitor, and phenobarbitone, an enzyme inducer were as expected in terms of their ability to alter tolbutamide 4-hydroxylation and caused changes in the pharmacokinetics of tolbutamide, as previously reported (Yeung et al.
The pharmacological and pathological parameters were phenobarbitone sleeping time and macroscopic and microscopic changes of liver tissues respectively.
All patients, including the six false positives, were on a wide range of drugs, including midazolam, morphine, phenytoin, thiopentone, phenobarbitone, phenytoin, diazepam and fentanyl at the time of testing.
Brenda's youngster daughter Lisa, now 22, is the most seriously affected of her children - though all suffer side-effects common in anti-epilepsy drugs Phenobarbitone and Phenytoin.
Catherine found a suicide note tucked in a magazine in his dead wife's handwriting that proved she had killed herself by taking horse tranquillizer Immobilon mixed with orange juice and barbituate Phenobarbitone.
Randomized comparative monotherapy trial of phenobarbitone, phenytoin, carbamazepine or sodium valproate for newly diagnosed childhood epilepsy.
Phenobarbitone Sodium 200mg/ml IV use, qty 300vial (1x1ml) for K.
To the Editor: The national producers of parenteral phenobarbitone stopped supplying in 2004.
He was initially treated with intravenous calcium gluconate and oral phenobarbitone and when his serum calcium levels normalised, this was changed to oral calcium supplements along with vitamin D3.
There are two types of drug that can be used in combination, phenobarbitone and potassium bromide (which was used during the wars to reduce sex drive in soldiers