chloral hydrate

chloral hydrate is a topic covered in the Davis's Drug Guide.

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General

High Alert Medication: This medication bears a heightened risk of causing significant patient harm when it is used in error.

**Off Market Drug**
This medication is no longer available in the United States. Information provided here is for reference purposes only.

Pronunciation:
klor-al hye-drate


Trade Name(s)

  • Aquachloral
  • Novo-ChlorhydrateCanadian Tradename
  • PMS-Chloral HydrateCanadian Tradename

Ther. Class.
sedative/hypnotics

Controlled Substance Schedule: IV

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