Facts on chloroquine

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    Facts on chloroquine


    Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria.

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    Chloroquine comes as a tablet, liquid, or injection. Your dose will depend on your medical condition, age, weight, and response to treatment. You can take this medicine with food if it causes an. Chloroquine causes a toxic myopathy but also produces a toxic neuropathy. Chloroquine is an antimalarial drug also used for the treatment of severe rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and other dermatological diseases. The clinical features of chloroquine-induced neuropathy are those of symmetrical sensorimotor polyneuropathy. Serious side effects are rare. The most common side effects are nausea and diarrhea, which often improve with time. Less common side effects include rash, changes in skin pigment such as darkening or dark spots, hair changes, and muscle weakness. Rarely, hydroxychloroquine can lead to anemia in some individuals.

    Taking hydroxychloroquine long-term or at high doses may cause irreversible damage to the retina of your eye. Hydroxychloroquine is also an antirheumatic medicine and is used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus.

    Facts on chloroquine

    Chloroquine Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures., Chloroquine - an overview ScienceDirect Topics

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  5. In vitro data suggest that chloroquine inhibits SARS Cov-2 replication. In past research, chloroquine has shown in vitro activity against many different viruses, but no benefit in animal models. Chloroquine has been proposed several times for the treatment of acute viral diseases in humans without success.

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    Oct 01, 2018 Each tablet contains 500 mg of Chloroquine phosphate USP, equivalent to 300 mg Chloroquine base. Inactive Ingredients colloidal silicon dioxide, dibasic calcium phosphate, hydroxypropylmethylcellulose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate80, pregelatinized starch. Chloroquine is metabolized in the liver, primarily by CYP2C8 and CYP3A4 enzymes, and it can selectively inhibit CYP2D6 activity. Drugs that inhibit CYP3A4 such as ritonavir may increase plasma levels of chloroquine. Potential interactions may also exist between chloroquine and drugs that are substrates for CYP2D6. 11,16,17 Each tablet contains 500 mg of Chloroquine phosphate USP, equivalent to 300 mg Chloroquine base. Inactive Ingredients colloidal silicon dioxide, dibasic calcium phosphate, hydroxypropylmethylcellulose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate80, pregelatinized starch.

     
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    Chloroquine has long been used in the treatment or prevention of malaria from Plasmodium vivax, P. malariae, excluding the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum, for it started to develop widespread resistance to it. CHLOROQUINE PHOSPHATE, USP Chloroquine Phosphate - ScienceDirect Chloroquine Dosage Guide with Precautions -
     
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    Hydroxychloroquine is used to prevent or treat malaria infections caused by mosquito bites. Experience with Plaquenil? Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil - PLAQUENIL Side Effects, Reviews by Patients -
     
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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil RheumTutor Small amounts of hydroxychloroquine can be found in breastmilk, but international experts indicate this medication is acceptable while breastfeeding. MECHANISM OF ACTION. Plaquenil increases the pH of lysosomes and impairs complement-dependent antigen-antibody reactions. It also inhibits the chemotaxis of eosinophils and locomotion of neutrophils.

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