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What is Phenobarbital?

The Phenobarbital test is performed at regular intervals to monitor the levels of the therapeutic anti-epileptic drug Phenobarbital in blood so that it stays within therapeutic levels and does not fall short or in excess.

Why is Phenobarbital done?

  1. The Phenobarbital test is performed at regular intervals while the person is being treated for epilepsy
  2. If epileptic seizures do not respond to treatment or symptoms of Phenobarbital toxicity appear




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