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Methylene Blue Injection, USP 1%
(FOR INTRAVENOUS INJECTION)
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Methylene Blue (methylene blue injection) Injection, USP is a sterile solution of methylene blue (methylene blue injection) in water for injection suitable for parenteral administration.
C16H18ClN3S MW = 319.86
Each mL of solution contains 10 mg of methylene blue (methylene blue injection) .
What are the possible side effects of methylene blue (Urolene Blue)?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
- severe nausea, vomiting, or stomach pain;
- pain in your chest or behind your breast bone;
- pale or blue skin;
- high fever, fast or pounding heartbeats, trouble breathing; or
- confusion, feeling like you might pass out.
Less serious side effects may include:
- mild bladder...
Last reviewed on RxList: 7/22/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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