Phenobarbital Atlantic

Phenobarbital Atlantic

phenobarbital

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Phenobarb Na
Indications/Uses
32.5-mg tab: Anticonvulsive & hypnotic drug. 65-mg tab: Relief anticonvulsants.
Dosage/Direction for Use
32.5-mg tab Adult 2-3 tab daily. 65-mg tab Adult 1-2 tab bid. Childn 1-6 mg daily. May be used once daily or in divided doses.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Acute intermittent porphyria. Severe hepatic or renal dysfunction.
Special Precautions
32.5-mg tab: Concomitant use w/ other CNS depressants including alcohol. Caution in operating machinery or driving. 65-mg tab: Avoid alcohol; concomitant use w/ other CNS depressants, anticonvulsants, anticoagulants & OCs. Porphyria, hepatic, renal & resp disorder. Prolonged use. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity, skin rashes; depression, ataxia, confusion.
Drug Interactions
Effects enhanced by sedatives, MAOIs, TCA.
ATC Classification
N03AA02 - phenobarbital ; Belongs to the class of barbiturates and derivatives antiepileptics.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Phenobarbital Atlantic tab 32.5 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
Form
Phenobarbital Atlantic tab 65 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
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