Equis ISSN 2398-2977

Thiopental

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

Contributor(s): Vetstream Ltd

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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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 fromThe Veterinary Formulary4th edn (1998) Bishop, Y (Ed). British Veterinary Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

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