Primarid

Manufactured by: Themis Medicare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Primaquine (2.5 mg)

Prescription Required

178 people have bought this recently

Primarid

Manufactured by: Themis Medicare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Primaquine (2.5 mg)

Prescription Required

178 people have bought this recently

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Primarid Information

Primarid, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Malaria. Other than this, Primarid has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Primarid. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

The most common side effects of Primarid are Abdominal Pain. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Primarid can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Normally, these side effects of Primarid are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Primarid's effect during pregnancy is Moderate and Moderate while nursing. In addition, Primarid's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Primarid related warnings section.

Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Primarid contraindications section.

Drug interactions for Primarid have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to the above precautions for Primarid, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.

  1. Primarid Benefits & Uses
  2. Primarid Dosage & How to Take
  3. Primarid Side Effects
  4. Primarid Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Primarid with Other Drugs
  6. Primarid Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Primarid
  8. Primarid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Primarid Benefits & Uses

Primarid is used to treat the following -

  1. Malaria Primary
  2. Pneumonia

Primarid Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Primarid

Primaquine

Primarid Side Effects

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

  1. Abdominal Pain Common
  2. Epigastric Pain
  3. Gastrointestinal discomfort
  4. Nausea or vomiting
  5. Cough
  6. Irregular heartbeat
  7. Headache Unknown
  8. Fever Unknown

Primarid Related Warnings

Is the use of Primarid safe for pregnant women?

Primarid can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Primarid, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Primarid safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women may feel side effects of Primarid. If you see any side effects, stop taking Primarid immediately and talk to your doctor. Take Primarid again, only after your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Primarid on the Kidneys?

Primarid is not harmful for kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Primarid on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Primarid on the liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Primarid on the Heart?

Side effects of Primarid rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Primarid with Other Drugs

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

Primarid Contraindications

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

  1. Heart Disease
  2. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  3. Calcium Deficiency
  4. Potassium Deficiency
  5. Rheumatoid Arthritis

Frequently asked Questions about Primarid

Is this Primarid habit forming or addictive?

Primarid is not addictive in nature.

No

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

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Primarid. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

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

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Primarid in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Primarid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Primarid

It is safe to take Primarid with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Primarid

Consuming Primarid with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Primaquine phosphate
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 828
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