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Phenbarb

Manufactured by: Psycormedies

Contains / Salt: Phenobarbital Phenytoin

Prescription Required

163 people have bought this recently

Phenbarb

Manufactured by: Psycormedies

Contains / Salt: Phenobarbital Phenytoin

Prescription Required

163 people have bought this recently

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TABLET Pack Size: 10 NOS

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Phenbarb Information

Phenbarb Benefits & Uses

Phenbarb is used to treat the following -

  1. Epilepsy Primary
  2. मिर्गी
  3. Insomnia
  4. Panic Attack and Disorder
  5. Arrhythmia
  6. Seizures Primary

Phenbarb Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Phenbarb

Phenobarbital
Phenytoin

Phenbarb Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Phenbarb is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Skin Rash Moderate
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Vertigo सामान्य
  6. Depression Moderate
  7. Constipation Moderate
  8. Photosensitivity
  9. Bronchospasm
  10. Angioedema Moderate
  11. Nystagmus (Involuntary Eye Movement)
  12. Double Vision
  13. Anemia दुर्लभ
  14. Peripheral Neuropathy दुर्लभ
  15. Paresthesia
  16. Insomnia Mild
  17. Dizziness Mild
  18. Tremor
  19. Headache Mild
  20. Low energy
  21. Nervousness
  22. Unusual facial expression
  23. Unsteadiness

Phenbarb Related Warnings

Is the use of Phenbarb safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Phenbarb. If you are pregnant, do not take Phenbarb without a doctor's advice.

Is the use of Phenbarb safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Phenbarb. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

What is the effect of Phenbarb on the Kidneys?

Phenbarb has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

What is the effect of Phenbarb on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Phenbarb on the liver have been reported.

What is the effect of Phenbarb on the Heart?

Phenbarb is rarely harmful for the heart.

Severe Interaction of Phenbarb with Other Drugs

Phenbarb should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Phenbarb Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Phenbarb unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Depression
  3. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
  4. Respiratory Depression
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Porphyria
  7. Heart Disease
  8. Depression
  9. Suicidal Tendency
  10. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  11. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
  12. Liver Disease
  13. Kidney Disease
  14. Heart Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Phenbarb

Is this Phenbarb habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Phenbarb.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Phenbarb you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Phenbarb only as per medical advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, taking Phenbarb can treat mental disorders.

Phenbarb Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Phenbarb

The side effects of taking Phenbarb with certain foods can be serious. Contact your doctor about this.

Interaction between Alcohol and Phenbarb

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Phenbarb as it can have severe side effects.

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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 85-87
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Dilantin® (Phenytoin Sodium)
  3. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 413-415