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   Secobarbital

Secobarbital
(oral) (capsule)


Treats insomnia and also makes you feel sleepy before a surgery or a procedure. This medicine is a barbiturate.

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Seconal Sodium
 
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Secobarbital
Seconal Sodium
Uses
Treats insomnia and also makes you feel sleepy before a surgery or a procedure. This medicine is a barbiturate.

Storage
  • Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light.
  • Ask your pharmacist, doctor, or health caregiver about the best way to dispose of any leftover medicine after you have finished your treatment.
  • You will also need to throw away old medicine after the expiration date has passed. Keep all medicine away from children and never share your medicine with anyone.


How To Use
  • APPEARANCE: Capsule. Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to use and how often.
  • Your dose may need to be changed several times in order to find out what works best for you.
  • Do not use more medicine or use it more often than your doctor tells you to.

Side Effects
  • Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects: Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing. Abnormal behavior or problems with speech. Anxiety or agitation. Dark-colored urine or pale stools. Light-headedness or fainting. Nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, or pain in your upper stomach. Pale skin or pale lip color. Slow heartbeat. Yellowing of your skin or the whites of your eyes.

Precautions
  • You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to barbiturates.
  • You should not use this medicine if you are pregnant, or if you have porphyria, liver disease, or lung disease.

Missed Dose
  • This medicine needs to be given on a fixed schedule.
  • If you miss a dose or forget to use your medicine, call your doctor or pharmacist for instructions.

Drug Interactions
  • Using this medicine while you are pregnant can harm your unborn baby.
  • Use an effective form of birth control to keep from getting pregnant.
  • If you think you have become pregnant while using the medicine, tell your doctor right away. Make sure your doctor knows if you are breast feeding. Make sure your doctor knows if you have liver disease or severe pain in any part of your body. Make sure your doctor knows if you have severe depression or a history of drug addiction. This medicine may make you drowsy.
  • Avoid driving, using machines, or doing anything else that could be dangerous if you are not alert. Your doctor will need to check your blood or urine at regular visits while you are using this medicine.
  • Be sure to keep all appointments. This medicine may be habit-forming.
  • If you feel that the medicine is not working as well, do not use more than your prescribed dose.
  • Call your doctor for instructions. Do not stop using this medicine suddenly without asking your doctor.
  • You may need to slowly decrease your dose before stopping it completely.

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