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Side effect(s) of Metyrapone

Read the side effects of Metyrapone as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Heart- Low blood pressure.

Gastrointestinal - Nausea, vomiting and abdominal discomfort or pain.

Central Nervous System- Headache, dizziness and sedation.

Skin- Allergic rash.

Blood- Rarely, decreased white blood cell count or bone marrow depression can occur.

Other Precautions : * Avoid alcohol consumption and abrupt withdrawal.

Drug Name : Metyrapone

Metyrapone(Metopirone) generic is an endogenous inhibitor used in diagnosis of adrenal insufficiency and in the treatment of Cushing's syndrome (excess amount of cortisol in the body). It blocks the production of hormones in body such as cortisol and corticosterone.
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