Amobarbital

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Amobarbital's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

30 to 50 mg40 (40)As recommended.IM/IVThis dose is for day time sedation. To be taken 2-3 times a day.
65 to 500 mg/dose280 (282.5)As recommended.IVThis dose is for control of seizures.
65 to 200 mg130 (132.5)As recommended.IV/IMThis dose is for trouble in sleeping. Should be injected into a muscle or vein.
65 to 200 mg130 (132.5)As recommended.POThis dose is for trouble in sleeping. Should be taken at bed time.
50 to 300 mg180 (175)As recommended.POThis dose is for day time sedation. Should be taken in smaller doses during the day.
200 mg200 (200)As recommended.POThis dose is for sedation before surgery. Should be taken 1 to 2 hours before surgery..
200 to 400 mg300 (300)As recommended.POThis dose is for sedation during labour. To be taken every one to three hours if needed. However, the total dose is usually not more than 1000 mg.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Amobarbital is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Amobarbital

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Manufacturers of Amobarbital in Pakistan

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