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Barbiturate is a drug used to treat insomnia, seizures, and convulsions, and to relieve anxiety and tension before surgery. It belongs to the family of drugs called central nervous system (CNS) depressants.
Four commonly used medications to treat pregnant women with migraines may not be safe

Four commonly used medications to treat pregnant women with migraines may not be safe

Merck’s resubmission of the NDA for suggammadex sodium injection accepted for review by the FDA

Merck’s resubmission of the NDA for suggammadex sodium injection accepted for review by the FDA

Sleep medicine and research: an interview with James K. Walsh

Sleep medicine and research: an interview with James K. Walsh

Ketamine doesn't improve response to ECT for severe depression

Ketamine doesn't improve response to ECT for severe depression

Oak Pharmaceuticals acquires three Lundbeck hospital-based injectables

Oak Pharmaceuticals acquires three Lundbeck hospital-based injectables

American Regent initiates voluntary recall of Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP 7.5% and 8.4%

American Regent initiates voluntary recall of Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP 7.5% and 8.4%

Physicians warn parents on dangers of prescription drug abuse among children

Physicians warn parents on dangers of prescription drug abuse among children

USPTO issues patent for Taro Pharmaceutical Industries' T2007

USPTO issues patent for Taro Pharmaceutical Industries' T2007

Prescription drug abuse reaches epidemic proportions

Prescription drug abuse reaches epidemic proportions

Nation's emergency physicians warn parents about dangers of prescription drug abuse

Nation's emergency physicians warn parents about dangers of prescription drug abuse

Taro Pharmaceutical Industries initiates its T2007 non-sedating barbiturate compound Phase I clinical trials

Taro Pharmaceutical Industries initiates its T2007 non-sedating barbiturate compound Phase I clinical trials

UC San Diego Medical Center performs complex surgery on brain lesion

UC San Diego Medical Center performs complex surgery on brain lesion

Taro Pharmaceutical Industries' non-sedating barbiturate compound study granted FDA IND exemption

Taro Pharmaceutical Industries' non-sedating barbiturate compound study granted FDA IND exemption

New findings suggest current system of classifying psychoactive drugs in UK may need to be revisited

New findings suggest current system of classifying psychoactive drugs in UK may need to be revisited

Too many Australians abusing prescription drugs

Too many Australians abusing prescription drugs

Research finds gene bringing together animal and human research in alcoholism

Research finds gene bringing together animal and human research in alcoholism

Medications containing barbiturates or narcotics may make migraine worse

Medications containing barbiturates or narcotics may make migraine worse

Urgent need for research into medication overuse headaches

Urgent need for research into medication overuse headaches

British legal system challenged in euthanasia case

British legal system challenged in euthanasia case

AMPAKINE drugs may provide protection from drug-induced respiratory depression

AMPAKINE drugs may provide protection from drug-induced respiratory depression