Phenazone is used in the treatment of ear pain.
How it works
Phenazone belongs to class of medications called painkiller and antipyretics (fever reducing). Phenazone reduces pain by increasing the pain threshold. It reduces fever by acting on the temperature-regulating region of brain, resulting in increased blood flow across the skin, sweating and heat loss.
Common side effects
Flushing, Gastrointestinal disturbance, Decreased white blood cell count