Chloroquine side effect

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  1. daviadfdfyuyuyuj Well-Known Member

    Chloroquine side effect


    Chloroquine has been extensively used in mass drug administrations, which may have contributed to the emergence and spread of resistance. It is recommended to check if chloroquine is still effective in the region prior to using it.

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    Find patient medical information for Hydroxychloroquine Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. Chloroquine, may exert its effect against Plasmodium species by concentrating in the acid vesicles of the parasite and by inhibiting polymerization of heme. It can also inhibit certain enzymes by its interaction with DNA. Chloroquine is a medication used to prevent and to treat malaria in areas where malaria is known to be sensitive to its effects. Certain types of malaria, resistant strains, and complicated cases typically require different or additional medication. It is also occasionally used for amebiasis that is occurring outside the intestines, rheumatoid arthritis, and lupus erythematosus. It is taken by mouth. Common side effects include muscle problems, loss of appetite, diarrhea, and skin rash. Serious

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend against treatment of malaria with chloroquine alone due to more effective combinations. In areas where resistance is present, other antimalarials, such as mefloquine or atovaquone, may be used instead.

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    Along with its needed effects, chloroquine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention. Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking chloroquine Incidence not known. Anxiety; attempts at killing oneself Chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine retinopathy rare if recommended dose limits followed Once visual symptoms develop, they cannot be reversed, and may worsen even if medication stopped Monitoring with visual fields, optical coherence tomography, and electroretinography allows earlier detection of toxicity and may prevent disabling vision loss Hydroxychloroquine is a well-tolerated medication for various rheumatologic and dermatologic conditions. Its main side effects are gastrointestinal upset, skin rash, headache, and ocular toxicity1. Within the eye, hydroxychloroquine can adversely impact the cornea, ciliary body, and retina1

     
  4. Alexander325 Well-Known Member

    Prescribed for Lyme Disease - Arthritis, Dermatomyositis, Malaria, Malaria Prevention, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Compare Plaquenil vs Chloroquine - Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects - Plaquenil Compared to Alternatives -
     
  5. olga_graz Moderator

    Hydroxychloroquine is a quinoline medicine used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine MedlinePlus Drug Information Safety of Long term use of Hydroxychloroquine Therapy Further.
     
  6. egirsl Moderator

    Hydroxychloroquine - Wikipedia People taking 400 mg of hydroxychloroquine or less per day generally have a negligible risk of macular toxicity, whereas the risk begins to go up when a person takes the medication over 5 years or has a cumulative dose of more than 1000 grams. The daily safe maximum dose for eye toxicity can be computed from one's height and weight using this.

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  7. pol Guest

    Chloroquine - Wikipedia Chloroquine enters the red blood cell by simple diffusion, inhibiting the parasite cell and digestive vacuole. Chloroquine then becomes protonated to CQ2+, as the digestive vacuole is known to be acidic pH 4.7; chloroquine then cannot leave by diffusion.

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