Disease Information for Secobarbital (Seconal) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Stupor/poor reponse to stimulus
Low body temperature
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Hypothermia
Sedation/torpor induced
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Narrow range of safety (effect/toxic)
DRUG/Psychoactive/sedative drug (category)
DRUG/Sedative/hypnotic medication (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
2 4 6(1H 3H 5H) Pyrimidinetrione 5 (1 methylbutyl) 5 (2 propenyl), Meballymal, Quinalbarbitone, Secobarbital, Secobarbital (product), Secobarbital (substance), SECOBARBITAL PREPARATION, Brand name/Seconal (Secobarbital), Britain-BNF/Quinabarbitone (Secobarbital)
Definition

Barbiturate sedative hypnotic drug; oral and parenteral preparation; narrow safety range with respiratory depression/arrest on overdose especially with alcohol abuse

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