How it works
Phenobarbitone is a short-acting barbiturate. It depresses the sensory cortex, reduces motor activity, changes cerebellar function, and produces drowsiness, sedation and hypnosis. Its anticonvulsant property is exhibited at high doses.
Common side effects
Vomiting, Nausea, Facial swelling, Allergic reaction, Blisters on skin, Confusion, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Shortness of breath, Excitement, Skin rash, Fever, Headache