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Thiopental

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Synonym(s): Sodium thiopental, thiopental sodium, thiopentone sodium


Introduction

Name

  • Thiopental sodium.

Class of drug

  • Injectable anesthetic, barbiturate.

Uses

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Indications

  • Induction of general anethesia in particular of short duration, eg castration, dentristy, minor surgery.

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

Precautions

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Interactions

with other drugs

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Derived from The Veterinary Formulary (1998) 4th edn. Ed: Bishop, Y. British Veterinary Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society.
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