CHLOROQUINE

Product: 
CHLOROQUINE
Formulary: 
Generic Formulary
Category: 
Musculo Skeletol Disorder
Sub Group: 
NASAIDS(Non Sterodial Anti Inflamatory Drugs)
International Brand Name: 
Dosages: 
250 MG
Unit of Packing: 
Tablets
In treatment of: 
Discoid & systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Adverse Effects: 
1.Nausea 2.Vomiting 3.Diarrhoea 4.Abdominal cramps 5.Pruritis 6.Headache 7.Dizziness 8.Hypotension 9.Visual disturbances
Contraiindication: 
1.Hypersensitivity to Chloroquine and other 4 Amino quinolines 2.Porphyria 3.Retinal damage
Special Precaution: 
Hepatic dysfunction 1.Renal impairment 2.Epilepsy 3.Patients with G -6-PD deficiency 4.Preexisting retinal damage 5.Haematological disorder 6.Gastrointestinal disorder
Interaction: 
Antacids: Reduced absorption. Cholinergics: Effects of Neostigmine and pyridostigmine antagonized. Cimetidine: Inhibits metabolism raising plasma levels. Pyrimethamine, Sulphadoxine: May cause Steven-Johnson`s Syndrome. Quinacrine: Increased toxicity with quinacrine. Phenylbutazone: Predisposes to dermatitis. Ampicillin: Bioavailability of ampicillin reduced.
Servings: 
Adult: Initial dose: 600 mg base; after 6 hours 300 mg base; third and forth dose (300 mg base) is administered after 24 and 48 hours of initial dose. Rheumatoid arthritis: 250 mg once daily at night Extraintestinal amoebiasis: 600 mg once daily for 2 days followed by 300 mg once daily for 14 - 21 days Discoid Lupus Erythematosus: 250 mg once daily at night Children: Initial dose: 10mg /kg body weight; after 6 hours 5mg /kg body weight; third and forth dose (5mg /kg body weight) is administered after 24 and 48 hours of initial dose.

Share Us

Kayem Pharma

Generic Medicine for Antimicrobial and Severe Infections, Generic Medicine for Panic Disorder and Agrophobia, Generic Medicine for Tonsillitis, Generic Medicine for Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Cialis, Generic Medicine for Trichomoniasis, Generic Medicine for Amoebiasis, Generic Medicine for Panic Disorder and Agrophobia, Generic Medicine for Anti Depressations and Anxiety, Generic Medicine for Vertigo Migrane, Generic Medicine for Nausea, Generic Medicine for Schizophrenia, Epilepsy and Seizures, Generic Medicine for Parkinsons, Dementia Alzheimers, Generic Medicine for Pancreatic Harmones and Diabetes, Generic Medicine for Rhinitis and Nasal Congestions, Generic Medicine for Amenorrhea Endometriosis, Generic Medicine for Osteoporosis and Brest Cancer, Generic Medicine for Erectile Dysfunction Tadalfil, Generic Antimetic Medicine, Generic Verdenafil Levitra Medicine for E D, Generic Medicine for Herpessimplex, Keratitis and Conjunctivitis, Generic Medicine for Glaucoma and Mydriasis