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Metamizole

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9.7
4.4  Effectiveness
4.8  Side Effects
6.1  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 6 Metamizole side effects and 5 Metamizole benefits.

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Effectiveness of Metamizole by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Metamizole, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 9.1% 78.8% 6.1% 6.1%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 6.1% 84.8% 6.1% 3%
Blood Pressure 0% 0% 87.9% 9.1% 3%
Breathing 3% 6.1% 81.8% 6.1% 3%
Confidence 0% 6.1% 81.8% 6.1% 6.1%
Coordination/Motor Skills 3% 3% 81.8% 3% 9.1%
Digestion 0% 0% 90.9% 9.1% 0%
Emotional Well-being 0% 3% 78.8% 12.1% 6.1%
Energy 0% 6.1% 72.7% 15.2% 6.1%
Eyesight 0% 0% 87.9% 12.1% 0%
Memory 0% 3% 84.8% 9.1% 3%
Mental Clarity 3% 0% 87.9% 3% 6.1%
Pain 18.2% 12.1% 51.5% 12.1% 6.1%
Patience 0% 3% 81.8% 15.2% 0%
Sexual Health 0% 0% 90.9% 9.1% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 81.8% 15.2% 3%
Sleep 3% 3% 75.8% 12.1% 6.1%
Stress Level 0% 6.1% 78.8% 15.2% 0%
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Commonly Reported Metamizole Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Allergic Reaction 88.9% 0% 0% 3.7% 7.4%
Anxiety 91.3% 4.3% 4.3% 0% 0%
Blurred Vision 69.6% 21.7% 4.3% 4.3% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 91.3% 0% 4.3% 4.3% 0%
Change in Weight 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Cold Symptoms 87% 8.7% 4.3% 0% 0%
Confusion 87% 4.3% 4.3% 0% 4.3%
Depression 78.6% 7.1% 7.1% 7.1% 0%
Diarrhea 87.5% 8.3% 4.2% 0% 0%
Difficulty Urinating 87% 0% 8.7% 0% 4.3%
Dizziness 75.9% 10.3% 6.9% 3.4% 3.4%
Drowsiness 72.4% 17.2% 3.4% 6.9% 0%
Dry Mouth 73.9% 17.4% 4.3% 4.3% 0%
Fatigue 67.9% 14.3% 10.7% 3.6% 3.6%
Fever 96.4% 0% 0% 0% 3.6%
Gas 82.6% 4.3% 13% 0% 0%
Headache 89.7% 3.4% 3.4% 3.4% 0%
Insomnia 78.3% 21.7% 0% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 95.7% 4.3% 0% 0% 0%
Lethargy 82.6% 8.7% 4.3% 4.3% 0%
Mood Swings 73.9% 13% 8.7% 4.3% 0%
Movement Problems 73.9% 21.7% 0% 0% 4.3%
Muscle Cramping 82.6% 13% 0% 4.3% 0%
Muscle Spasms 87% 13% 0% 0% 0%
Nausea 88.9% 3.7% 3.7% 0% 3.7%
Sensitivity to Light 78.3% 17.4% 0% 4.3% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 91.3% 8.7% 0% 0% 0%
Slow Breathing 87% 8.7% 0% 4.3% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 87% 8.7% 4.3% 0% 0%
Stomach Ache 91.3% 0% 8.7% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Metamizole Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Delirium 91.3% 4.3% 0% 4.3% 0%
Seizures 95.7% 0% 0% 0% 4.3%
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Episodes since taking Metamizole
Since taking Metamizole Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Blindness 0.4%
Fall 0.4%
Hospitalization 1.3%
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26 Oct 2017 Metamizole in Russia in 2017 takes about 15% of pain killer market (non-opioids), although in 2011 it was 25% ibuprofen in 2011 was 5% and in 2017 - 12% obviously, substituion of metamizole and ASA on ibuprofen and paracetamol is taken place.
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29 Jun 2017 Worried about listed warnings with long time use
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13 May 2017 nearly killed me, I think this drug should be banned worldwide
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04 May 2017 I was very happy about the pain relief, but have become worried after reading that the drug has been banned in many countries.
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06 Dec 2016 Metamizole is 8 time better for reduce feaver, I never have to take more a 3 time Tablets for take down my fever. and that it. For headache just one and that it fast relief. Is very cheaper 10 tables not more at 5 dlls or generic $1 10 tablets.
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