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Metamizole

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9.7
5.4  Effectiveness
4.4  Side Effects
6.5  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 6 Metamizole side effects and 4 Metamizole benefits.

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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% 10.7% 75% 7.1% 7.1%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 7.1% 85.7% 3.6% 3.6%
Blood Pressure 0% 0% 89.3% 7.1% 3.6%
Breathing 3.6% 7.1% 82.1% 3.6% 3.6%
Confidence 0% 7.1% 82.1% 7.1% 3.6%
Coordination/Motor Skills 3.6% 3.6% 82.1% 3.6% 7.1%
Digestion 0% 0% 89.3% 10.7% 0%
Emotional Well-being 0% 3.6% 78.6% 14.3% 3.6%
Energy 0% 7.1% 75% 14.3% 3.6%
Eyesight 0% 0% 89.3% 10.7% 0%
Memory 0% 3.6% 85.7% 10.7% 0%
Mental Clarity 3.6% 0% 89.3% 3.6% 3.6%
Pain 17.9% 14.3% 50% 10.7% 7.1%
Patience 0% 3.6% 78.6% 17.9% 0%
Sexual Health 0% 0% 92.9% 7.1% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 85.7% 14.3% 0%
Sleep 3.6% 3.6% 71.4% 14.3% 7.1%
Stress Level 0% 7.1% 78.6% 14.3% 0%
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Commonly Reported Metamizole Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Allergic Reaction 91.3% 0% 0% 4.3% 4.3%
Anxiety 89.5% 5.3% 5.3% 0% 0%
Blurred Vision 68.4% 21.1% 5.3% 5.3% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 94.7% 0% 5.3% 0% 0%
Change in Weight 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Cold Symptoms 94.7% 5.3% 0% 0% 0%
Confusion 89.5% 5.3% 5.3% 0% 0%
Depression 79.2% 8.3% 8.3% 4.2% 0%
Diarrhea 85% 10% 5% 0% 0%
Difficulty Urinating 89.5% 0% 10.5% 0% 0%
Dizziness 80% 8% 8% 4% 0%
Drowsiness 76% 16% 4% 4% 0%
Dry Mouth 73.7% 21.1% 5.3% 0% 0%
Fatigue 70.8% 12.5% 12.5% 4.2% 0%
Gas 78.9% 5.3% 15.8% 0% 0%
Headache 88% 4% 4% 4% 0%
Insomnia 78.9% 21.1% 0% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 94.7% 5.3% 0% 0% 0%
Lethargy 89.5% 5.3% 5.3% 0% 0%
Mood Swings 73.7% 15.8% 10.5% 0% 0%
Movement Problems 78.9% 21.1% 0% 0% 0%
Muscle Cramping 84.2% 15.8% 0% 0% 0%
Muscle Spasms 84.2% 15.8% 0% 0% 0%
Nausea 91.3% 4.3% 4.3% 0% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 84.2% 15.8% 0% 0% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 94.7% 5.3% 0% 0% 0%
Slow Breathing 84.2% 10.5% 0% 5.3% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 89.5% 5.3% 5.3% 0% 0%
Stomach Ache 89.5% 0% 10.5% 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 94.7% 5.3% 0% 0% 0%
Seizures 94.7% 0% 0% 0% 5.3%
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Episodes since taking Metamizole
Since taking Metamizole Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 0.5%
Hospitalization 1%
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User Comments about Metamizole
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.
   —Posted by sue
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21 Nov 2011 I have taken Analgin, which is sold in many European countries as a pain killer for, toothache, stomachache, headache stuff like that, to releif some pain. Well, now im developing Hives (urticaria), and while taking steroids to treat the hives, i come across to take Analgin (Metamizole) twice, and my whole face swelled up,and the rash worstened a lot, i am starting to think i have become alergic to Metamizole sodium which is present in the Analgin pill. Even though ive been taking Analgin since early ages, i have heard that people became allergic to Metamizole Sodium even in their 60's and 70's years of age, after many many years of taking! Hope this helps someone. P.S. I am still not sure if I really am allergic to this pill or the Metamizole thats in it, but its a very good clue since i swelled up twice from taking it!
   —Posted by Anonymous
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25 Sep 2011 Would not recommend due to severe pain and discomfort suffered
   —Posted by Gloria
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09 Aug 2011 I've been taking this medicine for almost 5 years. After being on it for so long I tried the radiation therapy by taking the radiation pill. That was expensive and appearently hasnt worked well because the doctor said my thyroid is still hyperactive and I am still on the Metamizole.
   —Posted by Bonnie
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