Active Ingredient(s): Chloral Hydrate
Category: Sleep Aid

Aquachloral Overview

Chloral hydrate is a geminal diol with the formula C2H3Cl3O2. It is a colorless solid. It has limited use as a sedative and hypnotic pharmaceutical drug. It is also a useful laboratory chemical reagent and precursor. It is derived from chloral (trichloroacetaldehyde) by the addition of one equivalent of water. Contents 1 History 2 Uses 2.1 Hypnotic 2.2 In organic synthesis 2.3 Botany and mycology 2.3.1 Hoyer's mounting medium 2.3.2 Melzer's reagent 3 Safety 4 Production 5 Pharmacology...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Chloral Hydrate
  • Capsule: 500mg
  • Suppository: 325mg, 500mg, 650mg
  • Syrup: 250mg/5ml, 500mg/5ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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