It may not entirely go away, and some people are just more sensitive to the side effects.
We routinely sedate horses in practice – after vaccination, it’s probably the most common “routine” job that we do. How do the drugs work – and why doesn’t it always happen the same way? produced by a sedative drug.” That’s the dictionary definition, and it makes it sound lovely and simple – give a drug, and the patient goes to sleep.
I was on seroquel,600mg, and now the doctor is slowly reducing my dose.
Nevertheless, certain barbiturates are still employed as anticonvulsants (phenobarbital) and to induce anesthesia (thiopental).
The representatives of this group are: Benzodiazepines are the most widely used group of sedative drugs.
Barbiturates are nonselective CNS depressants that used to be the mainstay of treatment to sedate patients or to induce and maintain sleep.
In modern medicine they have been largely replaced by the benzodiazepines, primarily because they can induce tolerance, physical dependence and serious withdrawal symptoms.