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Maligon

Manufactured by: Universal Medikit

Contains / Salt: Chloroquine

Prescription Required

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Maligon

Manufactured by: Universal Medikit

Contains / Salt: Chloroquine

Prescription Required

3 लोगों ने इस दवा को हाल ही में खरीदा

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Maligon Information

Maligon Benefits & Uses

Maligon is used to treat the following -

  1. Malaria Primary

Maligon 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 Maligon

Chloroquine

Maligon Side Effects

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

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  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
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  12. Visual Disturbance
  13. Bloating or fullness
  14. Altered heart rate
  15. Photopsia
  16. Eye Disorder
  17. Drowsiness
  18. Ringing in ears
  19. Rash
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Maligon Related Warnings

Is the use of Maligon safe for pregnant women?

Those pregnant women want to take Maligon, before that take doctor advice regarding how to use. If you don't do same then it will cause harmful effects on your health.

Severe

Is the use of Maligon safe during breastfeeding?

Maligon may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Maligon on the Kidneys?

Maligon 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 Maligon on the Liver?

Maligon 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 Maligon on the Heart?

Maligon 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

Severe Interaction of Maligon with Other Drugs

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

Maligon Contraindications

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

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

Frequently asked Questions about Maligon

Is this Maligon habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Maligon.

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 Maligon.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Maligon only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Maligon for mental disorders.

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Maligon Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Maligon

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

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Maligon

Information about the interaction of Maligon and alcohol is not available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown

Maligon से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 3 months पहले

Does Maligon prevent malaria?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Maligon is used to prevent and treat malaria caused by parasites (Plasmodium species). Maligon 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 Maligon helpful in lupus?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS, Diabetology

Yes, Maligon 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. Maligon 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 Maligon works in these autoimmune diseases is still unknown.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How does Maligon work?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Maligon contains chloroquine. It has antimalarial, amebicidal, and immunosuppressant activity. It is presumed that Maligon 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. Maligon 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 it works in these autoimmune diseases is still unknown.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Maligon?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल 17 days पहले

Can I take Maligon with aspirin?

Dr. Aakash Shah MBBS, General Physician

Yes Maligon can be taken with aspirin. Aspirin does not appear to interfere with the efficacy of Maligon. Hence, it is best to take them together. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking this drug do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

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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