Phenobarbital

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SAFEWAY PHARMACY Retail

$11.99

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11%

$10.69 With Free Coupon
CVS PHARMACY Retail

$39.97

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73%

$10.95 With Free Coupon
HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY Retail

$30.59

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61%

$11.88 With Free Coupon
WALGREENS Retail

$39.97

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67%

$13.37 With Free Coupon
COSTCO Retail

$30.59

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54%

$13.99 With Free Coupon
CVS PHARMACY #
$17.00 With Free Coupon
WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS INC Retail

$30.59

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13%

$26.47 With Free Coupon
WALMART PHARMACY Retail

$39.97

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30%

$27.99 With Free Coupon
AKINA PHARMACY
$28.07 With Free Coupon
MY DR'S PHARMACY
$28.07 With Free Coupon
COSTCO PHARMACY
$28.72 With Free Coupon
GIANT PHARMACY
$28.97 With Free Coupon
HARRIS TEETER
$29.47 With Free Coupon
HEALTH STAR PHARMACY
$29.47 With Free Coupon
LIBERTY PHARMACY & MEDICAL SUPPLIES
$29.47 With Free Coupon
LOUDOUN COMMUNITY PHARMACY
$29.47 With Free Coupon
WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS, INC.
$29.47 With Free Coupon
RX+PHARMACY
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LOUDOUN PHARMACY
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Phenobarbital

Drug Info for phenobarbital

Phenobarbital is used to control seizures. Phenobarbital is also used to relieve anxiety. It is also used to prevent withdrawal symptoms in people who are dependent ('addicted'; feel a need to continue taking the medication) on another barbiturate medication and are going to stop taking the medication. Phenobarbital is in a class of medications called barbiturates. It works by slowing activity in the brain.

Phenobarbital is used to treat the symptoms of seizures and epilepsy. Phenobarbital is a generic drug. On average Phenobarbital is priced at about $40 for 90 tablets, 32.4 mg. Luckily, you can use our OptionRx savings offer to receive a Phenobarbital discount of up to 80% off the retail price at participating pharmacies near you.

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Your doctor will tell you how much to take and how often.

It is best to take this medicine on an empty stomach.

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to phenobarbital or other barbiturate drugs, such as pentobarbital, amobarbital, or secobarbital. You should not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, if you have porphyria, or if you have severe lung or liver disease.

Check with your doctor before taking if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or are planning to become pregnant, or if you have any type of lung disease, asthma, or liver disease.

If you are using this medicine regularly, do not stop taking it suddenly without first asking your doctor. You may need to take less and less before stopping completely.

You should not use more of this medicine or take it for longer periods than your doctor has ordered. Phenobarbital can be habit-forming.

This medicine can make you drowsy. Be careful when driving or operating machinery.

Uncontrollable eye movements

Yellowing of eyes or skin

Hallucinations

Avoid drinking alcohol.

Avoid taking other medicines that make you sleepy, such as sleeping pills, sedatives, or cold or allergy medicines while taking phenobarbital.

Before taking this medicine, make sure your doctor knows if you are taking blood thinners (Coumadin®), corticosteroids, phenytoin (Dilantin®), valproic acid (Depakane®), doxycycline, or griseofulvin.

Birth control pills may not work if you take them while taking phenobarbital. Use another form of birth control while taking this medicine.

  • Hives or severe skin rash
  • Swelling of eyelids or face
  • Severe drowsiness, confusion, or slurred speech
  • Shortness of breath or trouble breathing
  • Uncontrollable eye movements
  • Hallucinations
  • Yellowing of eyes or skin
  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Depressed mood
  • Irritability, nervousness or excitement
  • Constipation
  • Drowsiness, dizziness, unsteadiness, "hangover" effects, trouble concentrating
Frequently Asked Questions

Phenobarbital is a barbiturate used to manage the symptoms of seizures and epilepsy. It is also used to treat patients with tension, anxiety, and insomnia.

Phenobarbital, a generic drug, is available under the brand name Luminal. Consult with your doctor for more information about these drugs and to determine the best treatment for you.

The average Phenobarbital price without insurance for Phenobarbital injectable solution ranges from between about $445 and $1,442. Prices vary depending on supply needed, dosage, and pharmacy location.

Phenobarbital is a generic drug. Similar brand-name drugs include Solfoton and Luminal. Our free coupon may be used for savings on Phenobarbital and alternative brand-name drugs for savings of up to 80%.

Phenobarbital injectable solution is available in strengths of 65 mg/ml and 130 mg/ml. This medication is also available as an oral elixir and tablet. Follow your doctor's instructions for dosage and use of this medication.

There is not a Phenobarbital manufacturer coupon or patient assistance program currently available, but you can save on your prescription cost by using our free Phenobarbital coupon card. Our coupon card is easy to use, and customers usually find they save the most on medications when using our coupon.