Fomepizole

FDA Approved: * December 14, 2007
Pharm Company: * PHARMAFORCE
Category: Antidotes

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Fomepizole Overview

Fomepizole, also known as 4-methylpyrazole, is a medication used to treat methanol and ethylene glycol poisoning.[1] It may be used alone or together with hemodialysis.[1] It is given by injection into a vein.[1] Common side effects include headache, nausea, sleepiness, and unsteadiness.[1] It is unclear if use during pregnancy is safe for the baby.[1] Fomepizole works by blocking the enzyme that converts methanol...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Fomepizole
  • Injection: 1.5gm/1.5ml (1gm/ml), 1g/ml, 1gm/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Fomepizole: (5 results)

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  • 0517-0710 Fomepizole 1 g/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by American Regent, Inc.
  • 0781-3182 Fomepizole 1 g/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Sandoz Inc.
  • 39822-0710 Fomepizole 1 g/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by X-gen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 67457-211 Fomepizole 1 g/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Mylan Institutional LLC
  • 70710-1478 Fomepizole 1 g/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Zydus Pharmaceuticals USA Inc.

Other drugs which contain Fomepizole or a similar ingredient: (1 result)






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