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Arquin

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Arquin

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Chloroquine साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Arquin Information

Arquin Benefits & Uses

Arquin is used to treat the following -

  1. Malaria Primary

Arquin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Arquin

Chloroquine

Arquin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Arquin is used -

  1. Abdominal Pain दुर्लभ
  2. Mood swings
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Dizziness दुर्लभ
  5. Muscle disorders
  6. Loss of appetite
  7. Hair Loss दुर्लभ
  8. Itching or burning
  9. Hearing Loss दुर्लभ
  10. Blurred vision
  11. Headache दुर्लभ
  12. Visual Disturbance
  13. Bloating or fullness
  14. Altered heart rate
  15. Photopsia
  16. Eye Disorder
  17. Drowsiness
  18. Ringing in ears
  19. Rash
  20. Muscle Ache दुर्लभ

Arquin Related Warnings

Is the use of Arquin safe for pregnant women?

Those womens are pregnant, before taking Arquin should be consult to doctor. If you don't do same, Then it will cause some serious side effects on your body.

Severe

Is the use of Arquin safe during breastfeeding?

Arquin should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Arquin on the Kidneys?

Arquin may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Arquin on the Liver?

Arquin can have moderate side effects on the [Organ]. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Arquin on the Heart?

Arquin may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Arquin with Other Drugs

Arquin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Arquin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Arquin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Eye Disorders
  2. Epilepsy
  3. Psoriasis
  4. Hearing Loss
  5. Porphyria

Frequently asked Questions about Arquin

Is this Arquin habit forming or addictive?

No, Arquin is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Arquin, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Arquin can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

" Yes, Arquin it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Arquin is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

नहीं

Arquin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Arquin

information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Arquin, due to a lack of research on this.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Arquin

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Arquin with alcohol will be.

Unknown

Arquin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 8 months पहले

Does Arquin prevent malaria?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Arquin is used to prevent and treat malaria caused by parasites (Plasmodium species). Arquin works by increasing pH in the acid vesicles of parasite which interferes in the parasite's ability to break down and digest hemoglobin. Malarial parasites need hemoglobin for growth and survival, this results in starvation and death of parasites. Hence in this way, it prevents us from malaria.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Arquin decrease blood pressure?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

No, Arquin does not decrease blood pressure (hypotension). It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this medicine. If you are experiencing lightheadedness or blurry vision which are symptoms of low blood pressure after taking this drug then try to sit down and rest for a while till it subsides.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How does Arquin work?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Arquin contains chloroquine. It has antimalarial, amebicidal, and immunosuppressant activity. It is presumed that Arquin works by increasing pH in the acid vesicles of parasite which interferes in the parasite's ability to break down and digest hemoglobin. Malarial parasites need hemoglobin for growth and survival. This results in starvation and death of parasites. Arquin works in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) by suppressing the immune system which provides relief to the patient from pain and inflammation. However, the exact mechanism how it works in these autoimmune diseases is still unknown.

सवाल 11 months पहले

Does Arquin cause tinnitus?

Dr. Saurabh Dhamdhere MBBS, Orthopedics

Yes, Arquin has been reported to cause tinnitus (ringing in the ears) and also hearing loss which is reversible and goes away after discontinuation of this drug. It is a known side effect of this drug. If you experience ringing in the ears after taking this medicine, then inform your doctor about without any further delay.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Arquin cause headache?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Yes, Arquin causes a headache but it occurs in a few cases only. It is a rare side effect of this drug. If you experience a severe headache after taking this drug, take a mild painkiller, apply balms and take rest. Even after that if the pain does not subside then discuss it with your doctor.

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References

  1. KD Tripathi. Package leaflet information for the user; Aralen® Chloroquine phosphate. Eighth Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2019
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 211