Name two Barbiturates and what they are used for.
What are some of their adverse effects?
When is it contraindicated?
What is their Mech of action?
- Used to treat
- –Partial seizures
- –Generalized tonic-clonic seizures
Folate deficiency, Irritability, Agitation, Confusion, Sedation
May indice fatal attacks of porphyria in patients with acute intermittent porphyria
-inhibition via GABA-A receptor