Chloroquine classification

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    Chloroquine classification


    Malaria: Treatment of uncomplicated malaria caused by susceptible strains of Plasmodium vivax, Plasmodium malariae, Plasmodium ovale, and Plasmodium falciparum; prophylaxis of malaria in geographic areas where chloroquine resistance is not reported. Limitations of use: Hydroxychloroquine is not effective against chloroquine- or hydroxychloroquine-resistant malaria strains of Plasmodium species; not recommended for treatment of complicated malaria, malaria prophylaxis in regions with chloroquine resistance, or treatment when the Plasmodium species has not been identified; hydroxychloroquine does not prevent relapses of P. ovale infections because it is not effective against the hypnozoite forms of these parasites.

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    Chloroquine Oral tablet drug summary. Find medication information including related drug classes, side effects, patient statistics and answers to frequently asked questions. Chloroquine administration is associated with an increased risk of QT prolongation and torsades de pointes TdP. If possible, avoid coadministration of amiodarone and chloroquine. Amiodarone, a Class III antiarrhythmic agent, is associated with a well-established risk of QT prolongation and TdP. Chloroquine is a 4-aminoquinoline with antimalarial, anti-inflammatory, and potential chemosensitization and radiosensitization activities.

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    Chloroquine classification

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  4. Chloroquine. Chloroquine is the prototype anti malarial drug, most widely used to treat all types of malarial infections. It is also the cheapest, time tested and safe anti malarial agent. Mechanism of action The mechanism of action of chloroquine is unclear. Being alkaline, the drug reaches high concentration within the food vacuoles of the.

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    Malaria Treatment of uncomplicated malaria caused by susceptible strains of Plasmodium vivax, Plasmodium malariae, Plasmodium ovale, and Plasmodium falciparum; prophylaxis of malaria in geographic areas where chloroquine resistance is not reported. Limitations of use Hydroxychloroquine is not effective. Chloroquine Hydrochloride is the hydrochloride salt of chloroquine, a synthetic quinoline with antimalarial and anti-inflammatory properties. Chloroquine is the most widely used drug against malaria, except for those cases caused by chloroquine resistant Plasmodium falciparum. Chloroquine is the most widely used drug against malaria, except for those cases caused by chloroquine resistant Plasmodium falciparum. Although the mechanism of action is not fully understood, chloroquine is shown to inhibit the parasitic enzyme heme polymerase that converts the toxic heme into non-toxic hemazoin, thereby resulting in the accumulation of toxic heme within the parasite.

     
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    Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Autoimmune Disorders That Affect the Blood - Autoimmune. Lupus - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic Lupus Anticoagulant Test, Syndrome, Positive, Pregnancy, and.
     
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    This is not a list of all drugs or health problems that interact with hydroxychloroquine. Management Considerations in Cancer Patients With. Effectiveness of Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine in. Photosensitivity Reaction With Certain Medications
     
  7. skynet80 Moderator

    Chloroquine Oral Route Proper Use - Mayo Clinic For patients taking chloroquine to prevent malaria Your doctor will want you to start taking this medicine 1 to 2 weeks before you travel to an area where there is a chance of getting malaria. This will help you to see how you react to the medicine.

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