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Metamizole

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9.7
4.7  Effectiveness
4.8  Side Effects
6.5  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 7 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% 9.7% 77.4% 6.5% 6.5%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 6.5% 83.9% 6.5% 3.2%
Blood Pressure 0% 0% 87.1% 9.7% 3.2%
Breathing 3.2% 6.5% 80.6% 6.5% 3.2%
Confidence 0% 6.5% 80.6% 6.5% 6.5%
Coordination/Motor Skills 3.2% 3.2% 80.6% 3.2% 9.7%
Digestion 0% 0% 90.3% 9.7% 0%
Emotional Well-being 0% 3.2% 77.4% 12.9% 6.5%
Energy 0% 6.5% 71% 16.1% 6.5%
Eyesight 0% 0% 87.1% 12.9% 0%
Memory 0% 3.2% 83.9% 9.7% 3.2%
Mental Clarity 3.2% 0% 87.1% 3.2% 6.5%
Pain 19.4% 12.9% 48.4% 12.9% 6.5%
Patience 0% 3.2% 80.6% 16.1% 0%
Sexual Health 0% 0% 90.3% 9.7% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 80.6% 16.1% 3.2%
Sleep 3.2% 3.2% 74.2% 12.9% 6.5%
Stress Level 0% 6.5% 77.4% 16.1% 0%
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Commonly Reported Metamizole Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Allergic Reaction 88.5% 0% 0% 3.8% 7.7%
Anxiety 90.9% 4.5% 4.5% 0% 0%
Blurred Vision 68.2% 22.7% 4.5% 4.5% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 90.9% 0% 4.5% 4.5% 0%
Change in Weight 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Cold Symptoms 86.4% 9.1% 4.5% 0% 0%
Confusion 86.4% 4.5% 4.5% 0% 4.5%
Depression 77.8% 7.4% 7.4% 7.4% 0%
Diarrhea 87% 8.7% 4.3% 0% 0%
Difficulty Urinating 86.4% 0% 9.1% 0% 4.5%
Dizziness 75% 10.7% 7.1% 3.6% 3.6%
Drowsiness 71.4% 17.9% 3.6% 7.1% 0%
Dry Mouth 72.7% 18.2% 4.5% 4.5% 0%
Fatigue 66.7% 14.8% 11.1% 3.7% 3.7%
Fever 96.3% 0% 0% 0% 3.7%
Gas 81.8% 4.5% 13.6% 0% 0%
Headache 89.3% 3.6% 3.6% 3.6% 0%
Insomnia 77.3% 22.7% 0% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 95.5% 4.5% 0% 0% 0%
Lethargy 81.8% 9.1% 4.5% 4.5% 0%
Mood Swings 72.7% 13.6% 9.1% 4.5% 0%
Movement Problems 72.7% 22.7% 0% 0% 4.5%
Muscle Cramping 81.8% 13.6% 0% 4.5% 0%
Muscle Spasms 86.4% 13.6% 0% 0% 0%
Nausea 88.5% 3.8% 3.8% 0% 3.8%
Sensitivity to Light 77.3% 18.2% 0% 4.5% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 90.9% 9.1% 0% 0% 0%
Slow Breathing 86.4% 9.1% 0% 4.5% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 86.4% 9.1% 4.5% 0% 0%
Stomach Ache 90.9% 0% 9.1% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Metamizole Side Effects
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Delirium 90.9% 4.5% 0% 4.5% 0%
Seizures 95.5% 0% 0% 0% 4.5%
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Episodes since taking Metamizole
Since taking Metamizole Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Blindness 0.5%
Fall 0.5%
Hospitalization 1.4%
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User Comments about Metamizole
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.
   —Posted by Ricardo
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27 Aug 2012 quite effective for spasmodic pain, periods cramps or other, i have no dissappointments.
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