Phenobarbital

  • P. N. Patsalos
Chapter

Abstract

Phenobarbital (Fig. 1) corresponds chemically to 5-ethyl-5-phenylbarbituric acid with an empirical formula of C12H12N2O3 and a molecular weight of 232.23.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. N. Patsalos
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.UCL-Institute of Neurology Department of Clinical and Experimental EpilepsyLondonLondon
  2. 2.Epilepsy Society Chalfont Centre for EpilepsyBuckinghamshireUK

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