Chloroquine malaria side effects

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  1. tadatuta Well-Known Member

    Chloroquine malaria side effects


    Chloroquine has been extensively used in mass drug administrations, which may have contributed to the emergence and spread of resistance. It is recommended to check if chloroquine is still effective in the region prior to using it.

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    Aralen is also used to treat infections caused by amoebae. Side effects of Plaquenil and Aralen that are similar include nausea, vomiting, stomach pain or cramps, diarrhea, headache, or hair loss. Side effects of Plaquenil that are different from Aralen include loss of appetite, weight loss, dizziness. Oct 01, 2018 Treatment of uncomplicated malaria due to Chloroquine-sensitive Plasmodium species Adults An initial dose of 1 g salt = 600 mg base followed by an additional 500 mg = 300 mg base after six to eight hours and a single dose of 500 mg = 300 mg base on each of two consecutive days. This represents a total dose of 2.5 g Chloroquine phosphate. Common side effects of chloroquine include headache, blurred vision, anorexia, nausea, diarrhea, skin rash and itching. Hepatotoxicity Despite use for more than 50 years, chloroquine has rarely been linked to serum aminotransferase elevations or to clinically apparent acute liver injury.

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend against treatment of malaria with chloroquine alone due to more effective combinations. In areas where resistance is present, other antimalarials, such as mefloquine or atovaquone, may be used instead.

    Chloroquine malaria side effects

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  5. The drug chloroquine has long been used to treat malaria, but it is not without side effects. Chloroquine kills malaria by causing the pH in certain parts of the parasite's cell to increase, preventing important biochemical reactions. Unfortunately, excessive use of the drug can be toxic to humans too.

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    Some side effects of chloroquine may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Find patient medical information for Chloroquine Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. Nov 25, 2019 Chloroquine side effects. Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction hives, difficult breathing, swelling in your face or throat or a severe skin reaction fever, sore throat, burning in your eyes, skin pain, red or purple skin rash that spreads and causes blistering and peeling.

     
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    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. Side Effects of Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine, Warnings, Uses Valley Fever Symptoms and Treatment Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects -
     
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    Plaquenil - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses Plaquenil is indicated for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria due to P. falciparum, P. malariae, P. ovale, and P. vivax. Plaquenil is indicated for the prophylaxis of malaria in geographic areas where chloroquine resistance is not reported. Limitations of Use in Malaria • Plaquenil is not recommended for the treatment of complicated malaria.

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