While there are much better oral drug options available, if you do elect to use this drug, ensure that you have sufficient (dilute) quantity (>20gm). Also, take an anti-emetic like metoclopramide 40 minutes before the chloral hydrate. The drug needs to be taken with alcohol, along with other potentiators such as benzodiaz- epines.
The RP Test for Chloral Hydrate
Chloral Hydrate has a questionable reputation in the mjor indices of reliability and peacefulness, and scores poorly at 60%. Criteria