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Large intravenous doses of Methylene Blue (methylene blue injection) produce nausea, abdominal and precordial pain, dizziness, headache, profuse sweating, mental confusion and the formation of methemoglobin.
Use in Pregnancy
Safety for use in pregnancy has not been established. Use of Methylene Blue (methylene blue injection) in women of childbearing potential requires that anticipated benefits be weighed against possible hazards.
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No information provided.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 7/22/2008
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