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Side effect(s) of Nitisinone

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

Liver- Liver failure/cancer.

Eye - Eye inflammation, clouding of eyes and eye pain.

Blood and lymphatic - Decreased white blood cells and platelets count, bruising, nose bleed and high plasma tyrosine levels.

Skin - Itching, inflammation, dry skin, rash and hair loss.



Other Precautions : *Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Nitisinone

Nitisinone(Orfadin) generic is a 4-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase inhibitor, prescribed for hereditary tyrosinemia type 1 (HT-1) (rare genetic metabolic disorder). It works by blocking the breakdown of tyrosine.
More Info about Nitisinone

International : 

Orfadin
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