Keywords: Continuous venovenous hemodialysis, phenobarbital
intoxication, single-pass albumin dialysis
The infants in the case group received intravenous phenobarbital
(20 mg/kg) over 60 minutes within the first six hours of birth and had their heart rate, oxygen saturation, and respiration continuously monitored.
Only 3 percent of the 29 cats treated with phenobarbital
showed the same reduction.
The patient had elevated ammonia and phenobarbital
levels despite normal routine laboratory test results.
In all other reported cases, the neonates had a good outcome without treatment, [4-6] or required only phototherapy,  one case required blood transfusion along with phenobarbital
was discontinued and switched to Clobazam.
Interpretative CVa comment or Analyte n (%) therapeutic interval Phenobarbital
The infants in the intervention group were given an infusion of phenobarbital
40 mg/kg over a period of an hour, starting within the first 6 hours after birth.
Protracted use of phenobarbital
if necessary is an option if abuse of benzos remains.
increases the activity of GABA and decreases the activity of glutamate in the brain.
Carbamazepine and phenobarbital
carried intermediate levels of risk, depending on the dose.
Food and Drug Administration's Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) advised veterinarians about a recall of a human drug, phenobarbital
, which is used extra-label for pets.
The FDA announced a voluntary, nationwide recall of certain lots of hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablets and also certain lots of phenobarbital
The individual anti-epileptic drugs studied included carbamazepine, clonazepam, ethosuximide, gabapentin, phenobarbital
, phenytoin and valproic acid.
Other commonly used drugs, such as carbamazepine, phenobarbital
, lamotrigine, and phenytoin are currently being evaluated in the same study.