food interaction for THIOZ infusion

alcohol interaction for THIOZ infusion

pregnancy interaction for THIOZ infusion

lactation interaction for THIOZ infusion

medicine interaction for THIOZ infusion

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Thioz 500mg infusion at a fixed time.
Thioz 500mg infusion may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR THIOZ 500mg infusion

    Thiopental Sodium(500mg)

    Thioz infusion uses

    Thioz 500mg infusion is used in anesthesia.

    How thioz infusion works

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

    Common side effects of thioz infusion

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

    SUBSTITUTES FOR THIOZ infusion

    No substitutes found

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    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.

    Frequently asked questions FOR THIOZ 500mg infusion

    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.

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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)