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Mahaquin

Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Chloroquine

Prescription Required

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Mahaquin

Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Chloroquine

Prescription Required

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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 -

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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

Mahaquin Related Warnings

Is the use of Mahaquin safe for pregnant women?

Mahaquin has many dangerous side effects on pregnant women, so do not consume it without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Mahaquin safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may suffer serious consequences after taking Mahaquin. So don't take this drug without consulting your doctor first, otherwise it may be dangerous for you.

Severe

What is the effect of Mahaquin on the Kidneys?

You may experience side effects on your [Organ] 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 Liver?

Mahaquin 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 Mahaquin on the Heart?

There may be an adverse effect on [Organ] after taking Mahaquin. 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

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, Mahaquin is not habit forming.

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

No, after taking Mahaquin, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Mahaquin 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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Mahaquin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Mahaquin

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Mahaquin with food.

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

Mahaquin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Mahaquin cause hair loss?

Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS, Other

Rarely, Mahaquin 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.

सवाल 11 months पहले

How long can I safely take Mahaquin?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल 10 months पहले

Is Mahaquin safe to use?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Mahaquin is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, few side effects have been observed at a regular dose such as a headache, nausea, and vomiting. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above side effects.

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can Mahaquin cause headache?

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

Yes, Mahaquin 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.

सवाल about 1 month पहले

Is Mahaquin an antibiotic?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

No, Mahaquin is not an antibiotic. It belongs to the class of drugs known as antimalarials and disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs). It is effective against parasites such as Plasmodium falciparum, Plasmodium malariae, Plasmodium ovale, and Plasmodium vivax.

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