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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Like all acute treatment--be it a simple analgesic, NSAID, caffeine-containing compound, butalbital, ergotamine, or opioid--too-frequent use of triptans can produce medication-overuse headache, also referred to as rebound headache.
Medications such as acetaminophen, butalbital, and caffeine combination (Fioricet) and aspirin, butalbital, and caffeine combination (Fiorinal) have lost favor due to the increased risk of rebound or medication overuse headache.
Many drugs can cause this spiral, including aspirin/acetamino/caffeine combinations, butalbital compounds (e.
Other migraine drugs include acetaminophen (alone, or in combination with caffeine and butalbital, aspirin and caffeine, or isometheptene and dichloralphenazone): NSAIDs, including aspirin; chlorpromazine (Thorazine); dimenhydrinate (Dramamine); diphenhydramine (Benadryl); morphine; meperidine; intranasal butorphanol (Stadol); and corticosteroids.
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Investigators also discovered a short-acting barbiturate called butalbital in one person and a component of Vicodin, called acetaminophen, in six people.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Butalbital, Acetaminophen and Caffeine Tablets, USP, 50mg/325mg/40mg.
com/2017/06/02/chris-cornell-toxicology-report-overdose-drugs-suicide/) TMZ , the drugs included Naloxone (Narcan), Butalbital (a sedative), Lorazepam (Ativan), Pseudophedrine (decongestant), and barbiturates.
Zebutal, a product containing butalbital, acetaminophen and caffeine, had sales of $5 million in the 12 months ended December 2013.
Others may combine an acetaminophen with a relaxant (for example, Fioricet, which is a combination of acetaminophen, butalbital and caffeine).
In its list, the American Academy of Neurology urges against the use of opioids or butalbital for migraine "except as a last resort.