Pentone 1 gm Injection


Uses of Pentone Injection

Pentone 1 gm Injection is used in anesthesia.

Pentone Injection side effects

  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
  • Drowsiness
  • Skin rash
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vertigo

How to use Pentone Injection

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

How Pentone Injection works

Pentone 1 gm Injection is a general anaesthetic. It works by causing reversible loss of consciousness to allow surgery without pain and distress.

Pentone Injection related warnings

Pentone 1 gm Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pentone 1 gm Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Pentone 1 gm Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Pentone 1 gm Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pentone 1 gm Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Pentone 1 gm Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pentone 1 gm Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Take special care if you have heart disease, circulatory problems, anemia, increased pressure in brain, muscle weakness or degeneration, thyroid problems, asthma, burns, shock.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery especially during the first 24 to 36 hours after the injection as thiopental cause drowsiness and disorientation.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol or taking other medications that cause drowsiness (eg, sedatives, tranquilizers) while taking thiopental as it may lead to serious side effects.
  • Ensure that you practice additional pregnancy control methods as thiopental may decrease the effectiveness of the birth control pills.
  • Use thiopental with caution if you are an elderly patient, as you may be more sensitive to its effects, especially drowsiness, depression, or confusion.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Pentone with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Aprepit, Aprepep, Fos-Aprepitant
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Brand(s): Visken
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Pentone

I have Heal pain problem since last three years. Treatment from many orthopedic surgeon but no relief from it. Take two injections, 1) local anesthesia, 2) steroid. Please guide me to do further treatment.Attached x ray n USG
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
USG findings suggest Retro-calcaneal bursitis Please avoid wearing foot wear which rub of touch on the affected area Do Hot Fomentation and apply Dynapar QPS spray and take Tab Flotrip-plus thrice daily and Tab Tendocare twice daily for 5 days
I want my all teeth transplant Is it very painful?? If not plzz tell me the suitable time and the approximate cost diringDuring the entire procedure
Dr. Reema Mangaliyil
All painful procedures are done under local anesthesia where the area of treatment will be anaesthetisedFor full dentures upper n lower removable typ it will cost u around 10-30 k ,depends on the type.of denture u chooseAnd for implant supported dentures it may cost u arounf 60-80 k in total
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Q. How does sodium thiopental work as a truth serum?
Sodium thiopental alters certain functions in the brain to make the person incapable of lying and he/she may speak only the truth.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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