Chloroquine side effects in pregnancy

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  1. lancaster Well-Known Member

    Chloroquine side effects in pregnancy


    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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    There are no adequate and well-controlled studies evaluating the safety and efficacy of chloroquine in pregnant women. Usage of chloroquine during pregnancy should be avoided except in the suppression or treatment of malaria when in the judgment of the physician the benefit outweighs the potential risk to the fetus. REFERENCES. 1. Find patient medical information for Primaquine Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. Chloroquine Aralen is used for preventing and treating malaria and amebiasis, an infection of the intestines caused by a parasite. Chloroquine Aralen - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions.

    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.

    Chloroquine side effects in pregnancy

    Common and Rare Side Effects for Chloroquine Injection, Primaquine Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures.

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  6. Chloroquine phosphate tablets should not be used in these conditions unless the benefit to the patient outweighs the potential risks. Usage in Pregnancy Usage of Chloroquine during pregnancy should be avoided except in the prophylaxis or treatment of malaria when the benefit outweighs the potential risk to the fetus.

    • Chloroquine - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses.
    • Chloroquine Aralen - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions - Drugs.
    • Chloroquine Oral Route Side Effects - Mayo Clinic.

    What are some other side effects of Chloroquine? All drugs may cause side effects. However, many people have no side effects or only have minor side effects. Call your doctor or get medical help if any of these side effects or any other side effects bother you or do not go away Belly pain. Stomach cramps. Not hungry. Side-effects which occur at doses used in the prophylaxis or treatment of malaria are generally not serious. Overdose Chloroquine is very toxic in overdosage; overdosage is extremely hazardous and difficult to treat. Aralen chloroquine is an antimalarial drug used for the treatment of malaria and extraintestinal amebiasis. Common side effects are reduced hearing, tinnitus, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. Dosage, drug interactions, and pregnancy and breastfeeding safety are provided.

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine is widely used in the treatment of post-Lyme arthritis. Chloroquine MedlinePlus Drug Information Hydroxychloroquine Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions. Coronavirus Chloroquine can have deadly side effects
     
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    Definition of chloroquine - NCI Drug Dictionary - National. The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.

    Hydroxychloroquine is much less active than chloroquine.