Thiopental Side Effects
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jun 29, 2022.
Applies to thiopental: intravenous powder for injection, rectal suspension
Common (1% to 10%): Pain at the administration site[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Involuntary movements, muscle tremor[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Unpleasant dream, euphoria, dysphoria[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Shivering
Frequency not reported: Malaise, fatigue[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Somnolence, delayed wakening
Frequency not reported: Renal failure, polyuria (when high doses are used)[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Skin reactions[Ref]
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- Drug class: general anesthetics
Related treatment guides
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2. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0
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