Dosage for chloroquine syrup

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  1. luckyboy New Member

    Dosage for chloroquine syrup


    Parasites that cause malaria typically enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia.

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    Apr 02, 2019 The dosage of chloroquine phosphate is often expressed in terms of equivalent chloroquine base. Each 500 mg tablet of ARALEN contains the equivalent of 300 mg chloroquine base. In infants and children the dosage is preferably calculated by body weight. Malaria. Suppression — Adult Dose 500 mg = 300 mg base on exactly the same day of each week. For treatment of acute attacks of malaria in adults, one dose is usually taken right away, followed by half the dose 6 to 8 hours later and then half the dose once a day for the next 2 days. For prevention and treatment of malaria in infants and children, the amount of chloroquine phosphate is based on the child's weight. Adults weighing 60 kg or more. 1,000 mg 600 mg base PO, then 500 mg 300 mg base PO in 6 to 8 hours, then 500 mg 300 mg base PO once daily for 2 days. Total dose is 2.5 g chloroquine phosphate 1.5 g base in 3 days. The CDC recommends adding primaquine for P. vivax or P. ovale.

    Chloroquine is also used to treat amebiasis (infection caused by amoebae). Chloroquine is used to treat and to prevent malaria.

    Dosage for chloroquine syrup

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  5. Common side effects include muscle problems, loss of appetite, diarrhea, and skin rash. Serious side effects include problems with vision, muscle damage, seizures, and low blood cell levels. It appears to be safe for use during pregnancy. Chloroquine is a member of the drug class 4-aminoquinoline.

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    Vital Chloroquine Syrup contains Chloroquine Phosphate as an active ingredient. Vital Chloroquine Syrup works by preventing the growth of parasites in the red blood cells. Detailed information related to Vital Chloroquine Syrup's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below. Fourth dose 5 mg base/kg 24 hours after third dose Each dose should be taken with a meal or a glass of milk. Concomitant therapy with an 8-aminoquinoline drug is necessary for the radical cure of vivax and malariae malaria. Irreversible retinal damage observed in some patients; significant risk factors for retinal damage include daily doses of chloroquine phosphate 2.3 mg/kg of actual body weight, durations of use greater than five years, subnormal glomerular filtration, use of some concomitant drug products such as tamoxifen citrate, and concurrent macular disease

     
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  7. LENsoft Guest

    Discontinued Plaquenil.other options? The alternative to Plaquenil is a slightly different anti malarial called Quinacrine. Plaquenil replaced Quinacrine formerly called Atabrine for anti malarial prophylaxis so now the Quinacrine has to be made up into pills or gel capsules by a compounding pharmacy. If you google you will find details of compounding pharmacies.

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