Thiopental

Indications

Correctional Facility Executions

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Contraindications

  • Asthma (see Asthma, [[Asthma]]): due to potential to exacerbate bronchospasm

Pharmacology

  • Barbiturate (see Barbiturates, [[Barbiturates]])
    • Induces Histamine Release: can exacerbate bronchospasm

Metabolism

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Administration

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Dose Adjustment

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  • Renal: xxx

Adverse Effects

Other Adverse Effects

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References

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