Pentothal (thiopental) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Pentothal (thiopental):
thiopental ↔ Alcohol (Ethanol)
Major Drug Interaction
Ask your doctor before using thiopental together with ethanol, this can add to dizziness, drowsiness and other side effects of thiopental. Be careful if you drive or do activities that require you to be awake and alert. Talk with your doctor before using any medications together, or drinking alcohol with thiopental. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
Pentothal (thiopental) drug Interactions
There are 600 drug interactions with Pentothal (thiopental)
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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