Thiopental VUAB 0,5 g and 1,0 g

Indication

Thiopental is indicated

  • as the sole anesthetic agent for brief (15 minutes) surgery procedures
  • for induction of anesthesia prior to administration of other anesthetic agents
  • to supplement regional anesthesia
  • to provide hypnosis during balanced anesthesia with other agents for analgesia or muscle relaxation
  • for the control of convulsive states during or following inhalation anesthesia, local anesthesia, or other causes
  • in neurosurgical patients with increased intracranial pressure, if adequate ventilation is provided
  • for narcoanalysis and narcosynthesis in psychiatric disorders

Using of Thiopental is reserved only for specialist in anesteziology.

Composition

One injection vial Thiopental VUAB inj.plv.sol. 0,5 g contains 500 mg Thiopental sodium

One injection vial Thiopental VUAB inj.plv.sol. 1,0 g contains 1000 mg Thiopental sodium

Excipient: sodium carbonate

Pharmaceutical form

Powder for solution for injection. Thiopental VUAB inj.plv.sol. is a yellowish powder.

Characterictics

Thiopental is barbiturate anesthetic and is used as ultrashort-acting thiobarbiturate for intravenous anesthesia for brief surgery procedures and for induction of anesthesia.

ATC code: N01AF03

Packaging

Pure glass injection vial with rubber stopper and aluminium seal. One vial with a label and package leafl et in a paper box.

Content of a pack: Thiopental VUAB inj.plv.sol. 0.5 g: 1 x 0.5 g. Thiopental VUAB inj.plv.sol. 1.0 g: 1 x 1 g