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Synonyms for phenobarbital

a long-acting barbiturate used as a sedative

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Pharmacokinetics of orally administered phenobarbital in African grey parrots (Psittacus erithacus erithacus).
In each series of experiments the effect of different doses of the plant extract and phenobarbital on seizure onset, duration of seizures and death induced by picrotoxin were recorded as mean and SEM Mean for 5 mice.
During initial treatment, one might use a chlordiazepoxide or phenobarbital taper and use lorazepam for breakthrough anxiety and/or panic until symptoms are stable.
The patients didn't necessarily like phenobarbital, saying that it "wasn't working," which I interpreted as their missing feeling intoxicated.
The reduced caloric responses were consistent with the long-term use of phenobarbital, and they might have represented some effect of the phenytoin.
Thus Phenobarbital joins Vioxx (and other Cox-2 inhibitors) and Avandia (for diabetes) in significantly increasing heart attack risks.
4-6) Common inducers of the CYP enzymes include phenytoin, phenobarbital, carbamazepine, rifampin and alcohol.
After two weeks recovery carcinogenic effect was promoted in both the groups by phenobarbital (0.
Singer Elvis Presley's body contained Quaalude, Valium, and codeine in large concentrations, with trace amounts of chlorpheniramine, Demerol, morphine, pentobarbital, phenobarbital, and butabarbital.
MP was started on phenobarbital, an anti-seizure medication.
Anti-epilepsy drugs like phenytoin (Dilantin), carbamazepine (Epitol, Tegretol), and phenobarbital.
On April 27, Customs officials in Washington searched the bags of Elian's Cuban pediatrician, who was en route to Wye Plantation, and found such sedatives as Miltown and phenobarbital.
Delavirdine should not be taken with the following: alprazolam (Xanax), midazolam (Versed), triazolam (Halcion), carbamazipine (Carbatrol, Tegretol, Tegretol XR), phenobarbital, phenytoin (Dilantin), cisapride (Propulsid), cimetidine (Tagamet), famotidine (Pepcid), nizatidine (Axid), ranitidine (Zantac), rifampin (Rifadin, Rimactane) or rifabutin (Mycobutin).
He was found dead in his office after giving himself an intravenous injection of Demerol and Phenobarbital.