Ziconotide

Category: Pain Relief



Ziconotide Overview

Ziconotide (SNX–111; Prialt), also called intrathecal ziconotide (ITZ) because of its administration route, is an atypical analgesic agent for the amelioration of severe and chronic pain. Derived from Conus magus, a cone snail, it is the synthetic form of an ω-conotoxin peptide.[1] It is 1,000 times as powerful as morphine. [2] In December 2004 the Food and Drug Administration approved ziconotide when delivered as an infusion into the cerebrospinal...

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ziconotide in intrathecal pain pump

Is anyone taking this ziconotide ? What side effects do you have? ## Hello, Lucille! How are you? What side effects are you experiencing? The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including dizziness, nausea, confusion, headache, weakness, abnormal vision, depression, fever, rigors, sinusitis and muscle spasms.

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Ziconotide
  • Injection: 100mcg/1ml (100mcg/ml), 100mcg/ml, 100ugm/1ml (100ugm/ml), 100ugm/1ml(100mg/ml), 100ugm/1ml(100ugm/ml), 200mcg/2ml (100mcg/ml), 200ugm/2ml (100mg/ml), 25mcg/ml, 500mcg/20ml (25mcg/ml), 500mcg/5ml (100mcg/ml), 500ugm/20ml (25ugm/ml), 500ugm/20ml(25mg/ml), 500ugm/20ml(25ugm/ml), 500ugm/5ml (100ugm/ml), 500ugm/5ml(100mg/ml), 500ugm/5ml(100ugm/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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ziconotide in intrathecal pain pump
Is anyone taking this ziconotide ? What side effects do you have? ## Hello, Lucille! How are you? What side effects are ... 1 reply