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Phenobarbital

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Method of use: Oral Drops, Pill
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Phenobarbital (International Nonproprietary Name) or phenobarbitone (former British Approved Name) is a barbiturate, first marke...
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Phenobarbital for Seizures
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Does Phenobarbital cause Sedation ?

#4 in Phenobarbital discussions - 271 posts discuss Sedation with Phenobarbital. Sedation is #4 concern in Phenobarbital discussions.
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My Vet gave me some Phenobarbital (pill form) to...
" Phenobarbital sedation... My Vet gave me some Phenobarbital (pill form) to sedate my cat, I've given her the pill but I'm wondering how long before... "

but when phenobarbital sedation couldn't stop the...
" ...various combos, currently on Banzel and Zohnegran. ...difficult commitment but when phenobarbital sedation couldn't stop the seizing ...drastic. She has gone from 50 seizures/day to 10/week... "

drug with less side effects (sedation & occasional hives...
" ...past 10 plus years. Last Grand Mal seizure around 7 years ago. However, it doesn't seem to be as effective as it has been and she is looking for an alternative drug with less side effects (sedati... "

for an alternative drug with less side effects (sedation...
" ...Currently on Phenobarbital for the past 10 plus years. Last Grand Mal seizure around 7 years ago. However, it doesn't seem to be as effective as it has been and she is looking for an alternative... "

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with benzo I felt more drunk, and a lot less euphoria...
" ...tried phenobarbital. I took 75mg at 5PM. At first I felt only slightly sedated. Compared with benzo I felt more drunk, and a lot less euphoria or peace feeling. Then the sedation took over and ... "

on Phenobarb but they say it's addictive. Geez ... he's...
" ...meds. Just started Vimpat so I ...his doctors to put him back on Phenobarb but they say it's addictive. Geez ... he's ...drugs being the second. Phenobarb does have a sedating side effect ... "

is that she may be a little calmer (since it has a sedating...
" ...who is on phenobarbital. First of all, the drug is usually very effective in treating/managing seizures. ...when on phenobarbital is that she may be a little calmer (since it has a sedating effe... "

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is awful. I took Klonopin for years and didn't...
" ...phenobarbital is awful. I took Klonopin ...and didn't mind it, but phenobarb was something else. It isn't ...Zyprexa - just leaden sedation, and... "

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work, only problem is that it makes me so stupid and dizzy...
" ...single most sedating drug I've ever taken is Mysoline (primidone). It metabolizes into phenobarbital. That stuff *will* work, only problem is that it makes me so stupid and dizzy that it's not... "

principal side effects of phenobarbital. Central nervous...
" ...and hypnosis are the principal side effects of phenobarbital. Central nervous system effects ...from the monograph... "

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