Information about Penicillamine

    Penicillamine uses

    Penicillamine is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and Wilson's disease.

    How penicillamine works

    Penicillamine works by blocking the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation and slows the progress of the condition with certain joint diseases. It works in Wilson's disease by helping the body to remove excess copper.

    Common side effects of penicillamine

    Protein in urine, Reduced blood platelets

    Available Medicine for Penicillamine

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      Panacea Biotec Ltd
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      Samarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
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      Vhb Life Sciences Inc
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      Chandra Bhagat Pharma Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
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      RR Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Content on this page was last updated on 14 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)