Fenobarb 200mg Injection

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Composition for Fenobarb 200mg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Fenobarb Injection

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Uses of Fenobarb Injection

Fenobarb 200mg Injection is used in epilepsy.
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Side effects of Fenobarb Injection

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Drowsiness, Skin rash, Nausea, Vomiting, Vertigo, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Fenobarb Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Fenobarb Injection works

Fenobarb 200mg injection controls seizures or fits by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Fenobarb Injection

Expert advice for Fenobarb Injection

  • Do not take phenobarbitone if you are allergic to phenobarbitone or any of the other ingredient of the tablet.
  • Doctor’s advice should be considered in case of patients with following history of disease conditions: liver or kidney disease; temporary or chronic pain; mental depression or illness; disorders of pituitary gland or adrenal gland (e.g. pheochromocytoma); breathing problems; or porphyria (disturbance of metabolism that can be seen as disorders of the skin or other organs).
  • Do not take phenobarbitone if you have an addiction to alcohol or drug abuse.
  • Avoid taking phenobarbitone if you are pregnant or breast-feeding or planning to become pregnant.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery immediately after taking phenobarbitone as it may cause drowsiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fenobarb 200mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fenobarb 200mg Injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Fenobarb 200mg Injection is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

Baby should be monitored for excessive sleepiness and weight gain.
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Driving
Fenobarb 200mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Fenobarb 200mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fenobarb 200mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fenobarb 200mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Fenobarb 200mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fenobarb 200mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fenobarb 200mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Paliris 6mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Nixitral 100mg Capsule, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fenobarb 200mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Phenobarbitone

Fenobarb is used to control seizures in epilepsy patients and is also used to relieve anxiety. It may also be used as a sedative for patients about to undergo surgery; to treat people who are suffering from withdrawal symptoms from addiction to other seizure medication or who are going to stop medication
Fenobarb sodium is one of the salt forms of Fenobarb and is used for the same indications
Fenobarb belongs to barbiturates. It acts by slowing down the activity of the brai
Q. Is it an enzyme inducer?
It is an enzyme inducer
Fenobarb is a controlled drug
Fenobarb is available as tablet and syrup form for use.
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