Chloral hydrate

Chloral hydrate (Chloralum hydratum; list B) - sedative. Appoint 0.5-1 g per reception. Chloral hydrate is also used as a sedative (0.2-0.5 g), in the mental institution and as an anticonvulsant drug when spazmofilii, tetanus, eclampsia. Appoint chloral hydrate inside and enema with coating substances - starch mucus and other (in connection with the irritant action on the mucous membrane of the stomach and intestines). Higher doses inside and enema: single - 2 g daily - 6,
Chloral hydrate is contraindicated in severe diseases of the cardiovascular system, liver and kidneys. Method of production: powder and tablets to 0.5; 0.75 and 1.5 g Cm. also Sleeping pills.

Chloral hydrate (Chlorali hydras; list B) - sedative aliphatic series with prolonged action (6-8 hours); 1,1-deoxy-2,2,2-trichloroethane. In connection with irritating properties chloral hydrate prescribed in weak solutions of coating materials inside and enemas in doses (for adults) 0.2-0.5 g as a calming, 0.5-1 g as sleeping pills. Also used to eliminate mental excitement and seizures (tetanus, spazmofiliya and so on). Contraindications expressed in diseases of liver, kidneys and cardiovascular system. Higher doses for adults: single - 2 g daily - 6, See also Sleeping pills.