The Algopyrin and the substances of metamizole

On 19th February 2020 the National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition (OGYÉI) published on its webpage that the medicines of metamizole content will be issued without prescription by the doctors. The above-mentioned date before these medical substances were issued with prescriptions only by the doctors. The OGYÉI composed a list about those medicine substances which are exempt from the obligation of the issue of prescription.

Medical substances

According to the information of the OGYÉI, the applicant filed his/her application for review in connection with the issue of medicine substances of metamizole without prescription. The OGYÉI examined the application of review and the whole data relating to the case. It found that in the case of medical substances of metamizole content that the conditions are not met with those contents which are included the Decree of Ministry for Health (DMH) No. 52/2005 (18 NOV) on the Marketing of Medicines for Human Use. Therefore the classification of these medical substances were reclassified by the OGYÉI.

It means that it does not have to be claimed prescriptions for Algopyrin and those medical substances which contain metamizole. If you would like to more information about the aforementioned medical substances, please visit the website of OGYÉI at https://www.ogyei.gov.hu/main_page.

List of those medical substances which will be issued without prescriptions after the aforementioned date by pharmacy
ALGOPYRYN 500 mg pillsNot subject to prescription.
ALGOZONE 500 mg pillsNot subject to prescription.
FLAMBORIN 500 mg/ml drops for oral solutionNot subject to prescription.
METAPYRIN 500 mg film-coated pillsNot subject to prescription.
NODORYL FORTE 500 mg pillsNot subject to prescription.
PANALGORIN 500 mg pillsNot subject to prescription.
SUPPOSITORIUM ANALGETICUM FoNo VII. PARMANot subject to prescription.
SUPPOSITORIUM NORAMINOPHENAZONI 100 mg FoNo VII. PARMANot subject to prescription.
SUPPOSITORIUM NORAMINOPHENAZONI 200 mg FoNo VII. PARMANot subject to prescription.
TABLETTA ANALGETICA FoNo VII. PARMANot subject to prescription.

The content of this article also including the table above are derived from the webpage of the National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition (OGYÉI).

National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition (https://www.ogyei.gov.hu/main_page)

The source of this whole article is OGYÉI.


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