What is Thiopental Sodium?
Thiopental Sodium Injection is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Muscles Pain, Skull Cavity Pressure and other conditions.
Thiopental Sodium Injection contains Thiopental Sodium as an active ingredient.
Thiopental Sodium Injection works by depressing the central nervous system.
Detailed information related to Thiopental Sodium Injection’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Thiopental Sodium Injection Uses
Thiopental Sodium Injection is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Muscles Pain
· Skull Cavity Pressure
Thiopental Sodium Injection Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Thiopental Sodium Injection improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Depressing the central nervous system.
Thiopental Sodium Injection – Composition and Active Ingredients
Thiopental Sodium Injection is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Thiopental Sodium
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Thiopental Sodium Injection – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Thiopental Sodium Injection. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Sneezing Or Spasm Of The Airways
· Difficulty In Breathing
· Fall In Blood Pressure
· Acute Confusional State
· Eating Disorder
Thiopental Sodium Injection – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Avoid drinking alcohol
· Consult with doctor in case of heart disease, circulatory problems, anemia, increased pressure in brain, muscle weakness or degeneration, thyroid problems or asthma
· Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
· Practice additional pregnancy control methods