Mictasol Bleu

By Medically reviewed by Hello Doktor Medical Panel


What is Mictasol Bleu® used for?

Mictasol Bleu® is commonly used to treat methemoglobinemia and increased urinary tract infections . The drug acts as a mild antiseptic drugs that kill bacteria urinary tract. You can also be specified using an antibiotic to treat urinary tract infections.

How should I take Mictasol Bleu®?

Take Mictasol Bleu® by mouth and exactly as directed. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than directed on the package label or recommended by your doctor.

How do I store Mictasol Bleu®?

Mictasol Bleu® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Mictasol Bleu® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Mictasol Bleu® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush Mictasol Bleu® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using Mictasol Bleu®?

Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
  • You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
  • You have allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of Mictasol Bleu® or other medications.
  • You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.
  • You plan to use the drug for children or the elderly.
  • You are, or have had the illness following: severe kidney disease or deficiency of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD).

Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Mictasol Bleu® during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Mictasol Bleu®.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from Mictasol Bleu®?

Side effects may occur when using this drug.

  • Green colored urine
  • Taste disturbances
  • Feeling hot
  • Dizziness
  • Increased sweating
  • Nausea
  • Skin discoloration

Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.


What drugs may interact with Mictasol Bleu®?

Mictasol Bleu® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Does food or alcohol interact with Mictasol Bleu®?

Mictasol Bleu® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

What health conditions may interact with Mictasol Bleu®?

Mictasol Bleu® may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.


The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Mictasol Bleu®.

What is the dose of Mictasol Bleu® for an adult?

Usual Adult Dose for Methemoglobinemia

Drug-induced methemoglobinemia: 1 to 2 mg/kg intravenously. May repeat in one hour if necessary.

Inject intravenously very slowly over a period of several minutes to prevent local high concentration of the compound from producing additional methemoglobin.

Usual Adult Dose for Encephalopathy

Ifosfamide-induced encephalopathy (unlabeled use): (Treatment may not be necessary; encephalopathy may improve spontaneously)

Prevention: 50 mg every 6 to 8 hours

Treatment: 50 mg as a single dose or every 4 to 8 hours until symptoms resolve

What is the dose of Mictasol Bleu® for a child?

The dosage has not been established in pediatric patients. It may be unsafe for your child. It is always important to fully understand the safety of the drug before using. Please consult with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

How is Mictasol Bleu® available?

Mictasol Bleu® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Tablet 20mg

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Mictasol Bleu®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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Review Date: August 31, 2017 | Last Modified: December 19, 2019

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