Lariago DS Tablet

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  • Manufactured by: Ipca Laboratories Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Chloroquine (500 mg)
  • Storage: Store at room temperature

Lariago DS Tablet Information

Lariago DS Tablet, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. Malaria are some of its major therapeutic uses.

The optimal dosage of Lariago DS Tablet is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

While these are the most often observed Lariago DS Tablet side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. Usually, these side effects of Lariago DS Tablet go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

In addition, Lariago DS Tablet's effect is Severe during pregnancy and Severe for lactating mothers. Warnings related to Lariago DS Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Lariago DS Tablet is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Porphyria are examples of such conditions. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Lariago DS Tablet contraindications section.

Drug interactions for Lariago DS Tablet have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to the above precautions for Lariago DS Tablet, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.



Lariago DS Tablet Benefits & Uses

Lariago DS Tablet is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Lariago DS Tablet 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.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage


Lariago DS Tablet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Lariago DS Tablet is used -

Lariago DS Tablet Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Lariago DS Tablet safe for pregnant women?


    Lariago has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Lariago without medical advice.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Lariago DS Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


    Taking Lariago may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Lariago should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Lariago DS Tablet on the Kidneys?


    Lariago can have moderate side effects on the kidney. If you notice any harmful effects, stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Lariago DS Tablet on the Liver?


    Lariago can have moderate side effects on the liver. 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 Lariago DS Tablet on the Heart?


    The heart can be affected by Lariago. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart the medicine only after medical advice.

    Moderate


Severe Interaction of Lariago DS Tablet with Other Drugs

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

Severe

Moderate



Lariago DS Tablet Contraindications

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



Frequently asked Questions about Lariago DS Tablet

  • Is this Lariago DS Tablet habit forming or addictive?


    Forming a habit of Lariago DS Tablet has not been reported.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Lariago DS Tablet can make you feel drowsy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, Lariago DS Tablet is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    There is no benefit of taking Lariago DS Tablet for mental disorders.

    No

Lariago DS Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Lariago DS Tablet


    Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Lariago DS Tablet and food will interact.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Lariago DS Tablet


    Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Lariago DS Tablet.

    Unknown


Frequently asked Questions about Lariago DS Tablet

Question almost 3 years ago

Can I take Lariago with diclofenac?

Dr Anjum Mujawar MBBS, MBBS , Emergency Medicine

Yes, Lariago can be taken with diclofenac. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking this drug do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

Question over 3 years ago

Can Lariago affect blood sugar levels?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD , General Physician

Yes, Lariago can affect blood sugar levels. It has been reported to lower the blood sugar levels (hypoglycemia). So, if you have diabetes keep a check on your blood sugar levels and in case if you feel lightheadedness, shaking or increased heartbeat after taking this drug then drink a glass of fruit juice, eat candies to restore your blood sugar levels and report to your doctor.

Question over 3 years ago

Does Lariago cause hair loss?

Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS , General Physician, Internal Medicine

Rarely, Lariago causes hair loss (alopecia). This problem goes away after discontinuation of this drug. For partial hair loss, you are advised to use hair tonic and discuss with the doctor for best possible treatment to hair loss.

Question almost 4 years ago

How long can I safely take Lariago?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

Take Lariago as directed by your doctor. Do not take this medicine longer than prescribed to avoid unpleasant side effects.

Question over 3 years ago

What is Lariago?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

Lariago is a brand name of chloroquine and it comes in the form of a tablet, capsule, injection, and oral suspension. It belongs to the class of drugs known as antimalarials which have amebicidal activity. It is a prescription drug that is used in the treatment of malaria which is a vector-borne infectious disease caused by parasites Plasmodium species. These are Plasmodium falciparum, Plasmodium malariae, Plasmodium ovale, and Plasmodium vivax. Apart from this Lariago is also used in the treatment of extraintestinal amebiasis which is the protozoal infection caused by parasite Entamoeba histolytica. It is also used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) both are autoimmune diseases which causes inflammation and pain. Lariago is also used off-label for the treatment of porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT) a blood disorder that affects the skin.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

KD Tripathi. Package leaflet information for the user; Aralen® Chloroquine phosphate. Eighth Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2019

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 211



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