Chloral hydrate

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Chloral hydrate is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.


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Historical Use of Chloral hydrate

Chloral hydrate in Traditional Chinese Medicine


Historical Use of Chloral hydrate in Western Medicine

Quote Paraph: "Among other drugs which I have tried without seeing benefit, other than slight and rare, from their use, are aconite, hydrocyanic acid, bromide of camphor, nitrite of soda, nitrite of amyl (by the mouth), chloral hydrate, paraldehyde, benzoate of soda, Piscidia erythrina, Calabar bean, ergot, sclerotic acid, codeia, and cocculus indicus."
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Primary Source: Gowers W R, Taylor J. A Manual of Diseases of the Nervous System: Brain and crainal nerves; general and functional diseases. Volume 2. 3rd ed. Blakiston. 1907. p. 765.


Synonymns for Chloral hydrate

Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Chloral hydrate

Pharmaceutical Information

Chemical Constituents

Evidence or the Use of Chloral hydrate in the Treatment of Epilepesy

Basic Science

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Randomized Controlled Trials


1st Five Results: pubmed search

Eytan Kaplan, Ayman Daka, Avichai Weissbach, Dror Kraus, Gili Kadmon, Rachel Milkh, Elhanan Nahum
Triclofos Sodium for Pediatric Sedation in Non-Painful Neurodiagnostic Studies.
Paediatr Drugs: 2019, 21(5);371-378
[PubMed:31292919] [] [DOI] (I p)

Xiao Ran, Jing Xiang, Pan-Pan Song, Li Jiang, Ben-Ke Liu, Yue Hu
Effects of gap junctions blockers on fast ripples and connexin in rat hippocampi after status epilepticus.
Epilepsy Res.: 2018, 146;28-35
[PubMed:30056318] [] [DOI] (I p)

Choong Yi Fong, Chee Geap Tay, Lai Choo Ong, Nai Ming Lai
Chloral hydrate as a sedating agent for neurodiagnostic procedures in children.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev: 2017, 11;CD011786
[PubMed:29099542] [] [DOI] (I e)

Roland Ibekwe, Lata Jeaven, Jo M Wilmshurst
The role of melatonin to attain electroencephalograms in children in a sub-Saharan African setting.
Seizure: 2017, 51;87-94
[PubMed:28826048] [] [DOI] (I p)



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