What is Dimercaptopropane sulfonate (DMPS)?

Category: Supplements


Dimercapto-propane sulfonate (DMPS) is a drug used by proponents who claim it is useful in determining heavy metal toxicity.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Dimercaptopropane sulfonate (DMPS)

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Dimercaptopropane sulfonate (DMPS)

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Dimercaptopropane sulfonate (DMPS)


Stopped taking Dimercaptopropane sulfonate (DMPS)

Duration Patients Percentage
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Dimercaptopropane sulfonate (DMPS).