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Thioz 500mg Infusion

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Composition for Thioz 500mg Infusion

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Primary uses of Thioz 500mg Infusion

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Thioz Infusion

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Uses of Thioz Infusion

Thioz 500mg Infusion is used in anesthesia.
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Thioz Infusion side effects

Common

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

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How to use Thioz Infusion

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

How Thioz Infusion works

Thioz 500mg Infusion causes a reversible loss of consciousness allowing surgery to facilitate surgery without pain and distress.

In Depth Information on Thioz Infusion

Expert advice for Thioz Infusion

  • 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.
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Thioz Infusion related warnings
Special precautions for Thioz Infusion
Alcohol
CAUTION
Thioz 500mg Infusion may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Thioz 500mg Infusion 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Thioz 500mg Infusion 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.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney
CAUTION
Thioz 500mg Infusion should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Thioz 500mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Thioz 500mg Infusion should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Thioz 500mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Thioz Infusion

Frequently asked questions about Thiopental Sodium

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.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Thioz with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Thioz with Fosaprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fosaprepitant: Fosaran, Fosaport, Fosaprepit, Fosalon, FOSapretero, Fosa, Fospritant
Thioz with Aprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Aprepitant: Aprecap, Aprelief, Apriset, Aprepit, Aprepep, Fos-Aprepitant
Thioz with Celiprolol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Celiprolol: Celipress
Thioz with Pindolol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Pindolol: Visken
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