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Leoquin

Manufactured by: Leo Pharmaceuticals

Contains / Salt: Chloroquine

Prescription Required

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Leoquin

Manufactured by: Leo Pharmaceuticals

Contains / Salt: Chloroquine

Prescription Required

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Leoquin Information

Leoquin Benefits & Uses

Leoquin is used to treat the following -

  1. Malaria Primary

Leoquin 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 Leoquin

Chloroquine

Leoquin Side Effects

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

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  2. Mood swings
  3. Nausea or vomiting
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  5. Muscle disorders
  6. Loss of appetite
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  8. Itching or burning
  9. Hearing Loss translation missing: en.rare
  10. Blurred vision
  11. Headache translation missing: en.rare
  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 translation missing: en.rare

Leoquin Related Warnings

Is the use of Leoquin safe for pregnant women?

Those womens are pregnant, before taking Leoquin 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 Leoquin safe during breastfeeding?

Leoquin 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 Leoquin on the Kidneys?

There may be an adverse effect on [Organ] after taking Leoquin. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Leoquin on the Liver?

Leoquin 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 Leoquin on the Heart?

[Organ] can be affected by Leoquin. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Leoquin with Other Drugs

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

Leoquin Contraindications

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

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

Frequently asked Questions about Leoquin

Is this Leoquin habit forming or addictive?

No, Leoquin is not habit forming.

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Leoquin.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Leoquin only as per your doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.

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Leoquin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Leoquin

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Leoquin together with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Leoquin

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Leoquin and alcohol. No research has been done on this.

Unknown

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सवाल 7 months पहले

Can Leoquin cause weight loss?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD, Pulmonology

Yes, long-term use of Leoquin may cause weight loss but this occurs rarely. It is a rare side effect of Leoquin. However, if you are experiencing unusual rapid weight loss and you are in doubt that Leoquin is causing weight loss then discuss with your doctor instantly. 

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can Leoquin cause anemia?

Dr. K. M. Bhatt MBBS, PG Dip, General Physician

Yes, Leoquin may cause anemia as well as thrombocytopenia (low platelet count) but it occurs in a few cases only. It is a rare side effect of this drug. If you are experiencing tiredness or shortness of breath or bleeding then discuss with your doctor without further delay.

सवाल 12 months पहले

Can I take Leoquin without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

No, Leoquin is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can cause unpleasant side effects if taken without a doctor's recommendation. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before taking this medication by himself or herself.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Leoquin prevent malaria?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Leoquin is used to prevent and treat malaria caused by parasites (Plasmodium species). Leoquin 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 month पहले

Is Leoquin helpful in lupus?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS, Diabetology

Yes, Leoquin is helpful in lupus or systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). It is used in the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) as well as rheumatoid arthritis. Leoquin 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 Leoquin works in these autoimmune diseases is still unknown.

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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