Desferrioxamine Mesylate

Desferrioxamine Mesylate- Drug Detail Profile

Category of Drug Desferrioxamine Mesylate is an Antidotes and Substances Used in Poisoning
Mechanism of Action 
Indications Desferrioxamine Mesylate is used for
1. Acute iron poisoning
2. Chronic iron overload
3. Aluminium overload
4. Primary hemochromatosis
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
Available dosage forms INJECTION
Contraindications 1. Severe renal disease
2. Pregnancy
Precautions 1. Renal impairment
2. Eye and ear examinations before and at 3-month intervals during treatment
3. Aluminium encephalopathy
4. Interactions
5. Lactation
Adverse Effects 1. Anaphylaxis
2. Flushing
3. Urticaria
4. Hypotension
5. Shock
6. Gastrointestinal disturbances
7. Fever
8. Headache
9. Arthralgia
10. Myalgia
11. Arrhythmias
12. Renal impairment
Pregnancy Category C

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