Side effect(s) of Deferiprone

Review the side-effects of Deferiprone as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.
Abdominal pain, diarrhea and joint pain.

Other Precautions :

Stop the medication if neutrophil count decreases.

Drug Name : Deferiprone

Deferiprone(Ferriprox) generic is a chelating agent, prescribed for thalassaemia. It works by attaching to iron in the body so that it can be excreted in feces.

Trade Names for Deferiprone

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