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Phenobarbital Drug Description


Phenobarbital
Tablets and Elixir
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of phenobarbital (Solfoton)?

Phenobarbital may cause a severe allergic reaction. Stop taking phenobarbital and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

restless muscle movements in your eyes, tongue, jaw, or neck;
slow heartbeat, shallow breathing;
feeling light-headed, fainting;
a fever or a...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Phenobarbital »




Phenobarbital is a barbiturate, nonselective central nervous system depressant which is primarily used as a sedative hypnotic and also as an anticonvulsant in subhypnotic doses.
Phenobarbital Tablets and Elixir are administered orally and are contained in DEA Schedule IV. Barbiturates are substituted pyrimidine derivatives in which the basic structure common to these drugs is barbituric acid, a substance which has no central nervous system (CNS) activity. CNS activity is obtained by substituting alkyl, alkenyl, or aryl groups on the pyrimidine ring. Chemically Designated: 5-Ethyl -5-phenylbarbituric acid Molecular Formula: C12H12N2O3 Molecular Weight: 232.24
Inactive Ingredients Oral Tablets - corn starch, lactose (monohydrate), magnesium stearate and sodium starch glycolate Oral Elixir - ethyl alcohol, glycerin, oil of orange, sucrose, water, FD& C Red #40 and FD& C Blue #1 Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004




Phenobarbital Drug Description


Phenobarbital
Tablets and Elixir
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of phenobarbital (Solfoton)?

Phenobarbital may cause a severe allergic reaction. Stop taking phenobarbital and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

restless muscle movements in your eyes, tongue, jaw, or neck;
slow heartbeat, shallow breathing;
feeling light-headed, fainting;
a fever or a...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Phenobarbital »




Phenobarbital is a barbiturate, nonselective central nervous system depressant which is primarily used as a sedative hypnotic and also as an anticonvulsant in subhypnotic doses.
Phenobarbital Tablets and Elixir are administered orally and are contained in DEA Schedule IV. Barbiturates are substituted pyrimidine derivatives in which the basic structure common to these drugs is barbituric acid, a substance which has no central nervous system (CNS) activity. CNS activity is obtained by substituting alkyl, alkenyl, or aryl groups on the pyrimidine ring. Chemically Designated: 5-Ethyl -5-phenylbarbituric acid Molecular Formula: C12H12N2O3 Molecular Weight: 232.24
Inactive Ingredients Oral Tablets - corn starch, lactose (monohydrate), magnesium stearate and sodium starch glycolate Oral Elixir - ethyl alcohol, glycerin, oil of orange, sucrose, water, FD& C Red #40 and FD& C Blue #1 Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004




Phenobarbital Drug Description


Phenobarbital
Tablets and Elixir
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of phenobarbital (Solfoton)?

Phenobarbital may cause a severe allergic reaction. Stop taking phenobarbital and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

restless muscle movements in your eyes, tongue, jaw, or neck;
slow heartbeat, shallow breathing;
feeling light-headed, fainting;
a fever or a...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Phenobarbital »




Phenobarbital is a barbiturate, nonselective central nervous system depressant which is primarily used as a sedative hypnotic and also as an anticonvulsant in subhypnotic doses.
Phenobarbital Tablets and Elixir are administered orally and are contained in DEA Schedule IV. Barbiturates are substituted pyrimidine derivatives in which the basic structure common to these drugs is barbituric acid, a substance which has no central nervous system (CNS) activity. CNS activity is obtained by substituting alkyl, alkenyl, or aryl groups on the pyrimidine ring. Chemically Designated: 5-Ethyl -5-phenylbarbituric acid Molecular Formula: C12H12N2O3 Molecular Weight: 232.24
Inactive Ingredients Oral Tablets - corn starch, lactose (monohydrate), magnesium stearate and sodium starch glycolate Oral Elixir - ethyl alcohol, glycerin, oil of orange, sucrose, water, FD& C Red #40 and FD& C Blue #1 Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004




Phenobarbital Drug Description


Phenobarbital
Tablets and Elixir
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of phenobarbital (Solfoton)?

Phenobarbital may cause a severe allergic reaction. Stop taking phenobarbital and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

restless muscle movements in your eyes, tongue, jaw, or neck;
slow heartbeat, shallow breathing;
feeling light-headed, fainting;
a fever or a...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Phenobarbital »




Phenobarbital is a barbiturate, nonselective central nervous system depressant which is primarily used as a sedative hypnotic and also as an anticonvulsant in subhypnotic doses.
Phenobarbital Tablets and Elixir are administered orally and are contained in DEA Schedule IV. Barbiturates are substituted pyrimidine derivatives in which the basic structure common to these drugs is barbituric acid, a substance which has no central nervous system (CNS) activity. CNS activity is obtained by substituting alkyl, alkenyl, or aryl groups on the pyrimidine ring. Chemically Designated: 5-Ethyl -5-phenylbarbituric acid Molecular Formula: C12H12N2O3 Molecular Weight: 232.24
Inactive Ingredients Oral Tablets - corn starch, lactose (monohydrate), magnesium stearate and sodium starch glycolate Oral Elixir - ethyl alcohol, glycerin, oil of orange, sucrose, water, FD& C Red #40 and FD& C Blue #1 Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004




Phenobarbital Drug Description


Phenobarbital
Tablets and Elixir
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of phenobarbital (Solfoton)?

Phenobarbital may cause a severe allergic reaction. Stop taking phenobarbital and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

restless muscle movements in your eyes, tongue, jaw, or neck;
slow heartbeat, shallow breathing;
feeling light-headed, fainting;
a fever or a...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Phenobarbital »




Phenobarbital is a barbiturate, nonselective central nervous system depressant which is primarily used as a sedative hypnotic and also as an anticonvulsant in subhypnotic doses.
Phenobarbital Tablets and Elixir are administered orally and are contained in DEA Schedule IV. Barbiturates are substituted pyrimidine derivatives in which the basic structure common to these drugs is barbituric acid, a substance which has no central nervous system (CNS) activity. CNS activity is obtained by substituting alkyl, alkenyl, or aryl groups on the pyrimidine ring. Chemically Designated: 5-Ethyl -5-phenylbarbituric acid Molecular Formula: C12H12N2O3 Molecular Weight: 232.24
Inactive Ingredients Oral Tablets - corn starch, lactose (monohydrate), magnesium stearate and sodium starch glycolate Oral Elixir - ethyl alcohol, glycerin, oil of orange, sucrose, water, FD& C Red #40 and FD& C Blue #1 Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004





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