Succimer is a Medicine belongs to Chelators group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1608   Edition : 37  

  ►   Brandname : Succicaptal, Chemet
  ►  Strength : Capsule with 100 mg. 

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 1025   Edition : 12  
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1608   Edition : 37  

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓

Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Lead poisoning Oral 10 mg/kg Capsule Or 350 mg/m2 every 8 hours for 5 days then every 12 hours for an additional 14 days. The course of treatment may be repeated if necessary, usually after an interval of not less than 2 weeks.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 1608   Edition : 37  



Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  
1 Lead poisoning

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►  Side Effect : Skin rashes, Increases in serum transaminase, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Neutropenia, Gastrointestinal disorders, Flu-like symptoms
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1608   Edition : 37.  

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Succimer is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  N.F.R.B
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►  Contraindication : Hepatic disease, Renal impairment
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1608   Edition : 37.  
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Succimer is a chelator structurally related to dimercaprol . It forms water-soluble chelates with heavy metals.
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1608   Edition : 37.  

Pathway of DIETARY Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- Onion with Another pathway.  

  ►  Pathway with its reference as follows :-
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  •   ►  URL --
  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19459740 .

  • DIETARY Substance Interactions


    ​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



    ContraIndication DIETARY Substance


    ​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

    ►   Route of Elimination :   Biliary, Lungs, Renal
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1608   Edition : 37.  

    ►    Plasma Half-life :   Min value :-   2 hours,    Max value :-   4 hours.  
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1022   Edition : 12.  

    ►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   3 hours,    Max value :-   NA
    Ref :-   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 1022   Edition : 12.