Barbiturates (cont.)

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What are examples barbiturates of available in the US?

Examples of barbiturates available in the US include:

What are the side effects of barbiturates?

Common side effects of barbiturates are:

Barbiturates can slow breathing, reduce heart rate, and they can be habit forming.

What drugs interact with barbiturates?

Barbiturates should be used with caution with some medications because they accelerate the breakdown of these medications leading to decreased effectiveness. Examples of these medications that interact with barbiturates include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/30/2014

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