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Mahaquin

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Mahaquin

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Chloroquine साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Mahaquin Information

Mahaquin Benefits & Uses

Mahaquin is used to treat the following -

  1. Malaria Primary

Mahaquin 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 Mahaquin

Chloroquine

Mahaquin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Mahaquin 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

Mahaquin Related Warnings

Is the use of Mahaquin safe for pregnant women?

Mahaquin shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Mahaquin safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Mahaquin on the Kidneys?

Mahaquin 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 Mahaquin on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Mahaquin. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Mahaquin on the Heart?

The heart can be affected by Mahaquin. 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 Mahaquin with Other Drugs

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

Mahaquin Contraindications

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

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

Frequently asked Questions about Mahaquin

Is this Mahaquin habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Mahaquin is addictive.

No

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

After taking Mahaquin, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Mahaquin can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Mahaquin only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Mahaquin cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Mahaquin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Mahaquin

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

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Mahaquin

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Mahaquin with alcohol.

Unknown

Details

सामग्री For 1 Strip(S) (10 Tablets Each)
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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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