Lariago Suspension

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60 ml Suspension in 1 Bottle
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60 ML SUSPENSION 1 Bottle ₹ 18
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  • Manufactured by: Ipca Laboratories Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Chloroquine (50 mg/5ml)
  • Storage: Store at room temperature

Lariago Suspension Information

Lariago Suspension, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Suspension. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Malaria.

The optimal dosage of Lariago Suspension is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Lariago Suspension as well, which are listed below. Usually, these side effects of Lariago Suspension go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

In addition, Lariago Suspension's effect is Severe during pregnancy and Severe for lactating mothers. It is important to know if Lariago Suspension has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Lariago Suspension related warnings section.

Lariago Suspension is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Porphyria as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Lariago Suspension have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Besides this, Lariago Suspension may also have severe interaction with some medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Lariago Suspension is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.

Lariago Suspension Benefits & Uses

Lariago Suspension is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Lariago Suspension 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 Suspension Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Lariago Suspension safe for pregnant women?

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

  • Is the use of Lariago Suspension 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.

  • What is the effect of Lariago Suspension 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.

  • What is the effect of Lariago Suspension 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.

  • What is the effect of Lariago Suspension 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.


Severe Interaction of Lariago Suspension with Other Drugs

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



Lariago Suspension Contraindications

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

Frequently asked Questions about Lariago Suspension

  • Is this Lariago Suspension habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Lariago Suspension has not been reported.

  • 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 Suspension can make you feel drowsy.

  • Is it safe?

    Yes, Lariago Suspension 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 Suspension for mental disorders.


Lariago Suspension Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Lariago Suspension

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

  • Interaction between Alcohol and Lariago Suspension

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


Frequently asked Questions about Lariago Suspension

Question about 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 almost 4 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 over 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 about 4 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


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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