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Metamizole

Metamizole Information

Metamizole Benefits & Uses

Metamizole is used to treat the following -

  1. Fever Primary
  2. Pain

Metamizole Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Metamizole

Metamizole

Metamizole Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Metamizole is used -

  1. Allergic reaction
  2. Swelling
  3. Rash
  4. Itching or burning
  5. Difficulty breathing
  6. Liver Damage
  7. Steven-johnsons syndrome
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Loss of appetite

Metamizole Related Warnings

Is the use of Metamizole safe for pregnant women?

Metamizole shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Metamizole safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Metamizole. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Metamizole on the Kidneys?

Metamizole has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Metamizole on the Liver?

Metamizole may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Metamizole on the Heart?

You can take Metamizole without any fear of damage to the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Metamizole with Other Drugs

Metamizole should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Metamizole Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Metamizole unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Gastritis

Frequently asked Questions about Metamizole

Is this Metamizole habit forming or addictive?

Metamizole is not addictive in nature.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Metamizole can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, Metamizole is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Metamizole cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Metamizole Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Metamizole

Taking Metamizole with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Metamizole

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Metamizole with alcohol.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 203