• dose
  • A normal dose of sodium thiopental (usually 4-6 mg/kg) given to a pregnant woman for operative delivery ( caesarian section ) rapidly makes her unconscious, but the baby in her uterus remains conscious. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • METHODS: Eighty patients undergoing elective craniotomy for a supratentorial tumor were randomized to receive either a propofol TCI (group P) or a thiopental TCI (group T). Both groups received a sufentanil TCI and the bispectral index was monitored. (minervamedica.it)
  • body
  • Since it is redistributed to fat, certain lean breeds of dogs such as sight hounds will have prolonged recoveries from sodium thiopental due to their lack of body fat and their lean body mass. (wikipedia.org)