Phenobarbital, Primidone and Other Barbiturates

Roberto Michelucci, Elena Pasini, Carlo Alberto Tassinari

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Treatment of Epilepsy: Third Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9781405183833
Publication statusPublished - Jul 22 2009


  • Barbiturates - group of derivatives of barbituric acid
  • Methylphenobarbital (or mephobarbital)
  • Optimal plasma phenobarbital concentration
  • Pharmacokinetics in special groups
  • Phenobarbital effects on pharmacokinetics of other drugs
  • Phenobarbital, primidone and other barbiturates
  • Status epilepticus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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