Chemet Oral Capsule 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Chemet: Oral capsule (100mg)

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Chemet 100mg Cap
Sanofi-Aventis US LLC
Pill Identification: CHEMET 100 
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Chemet 100mg Cap
Recordati Rare Diseases
Pill Identification: CHEMET 100 
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Chemet 100mg Cap
Recordati Rare Diseases
Pill Identification: CHEMET 100 
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Chemet 100mg Cap
Recordati Rare Diseases
Pill Identification: CHEMET 100 

What is this Medicine?

SUCCIMER (SUX ih mer) is a drug that binds lead. This medicine is used to treat lead poisoning.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Crixivan: Oral capsule (400mg)
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Chemet 100mg Capsule

NDC: 673860201
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Lead Toxicity

Storage Information
Store between 59 to 77 degrees F
Avoid excessive heat (above 104 degrees F)
Chemet 100mg Capsule
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Recordati Rare Diseases
Pill Identification: CHEMET 100 
Shape: capsule
Color: white
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Recordati Rare Diseases
Pill Identification: CHEMET 100 
Shape: capsule
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Chemet 100mg Capsule

Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Abnormal Heart Rhythm Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Retaining Urine Incidence:
<3.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Platelet Count Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Protein In The Urine Incidence:
<3.7%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Eosinophilia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
<3.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
0.7-3.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Runny Nose Incidence:
0.7-3.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Throat Irritation Incidence:
0.7-3.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
0.7-3.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Secretion Of Tears Incidence:
1.0-3.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Irritability Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rash With Pustules Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Mouth Sores Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vesicular Rash Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hemorrhoids Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nerve Pain Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
2.6-11.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Skin Rash Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
4.2-10.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Cholesterol Incidence:
4.2-10.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
5.2-15.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
5.2-15.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
5.2-15.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
5.2-15.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chills Incidence:
5.2-15.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Back Pain Incidence:
5.2-15.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.2-15.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Metallic Taste Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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