What is Chlorquin used for?
Chlorquin is a suppression and treatment of malaria; amoebic hepatitis; in certain phases of lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis and related collagen diseases.
When is Chlorquin prescribed?
In case of an acute attack of malaria, the physician may elect to use this drug after carefully weighing the possible benefits and risks for the patient.
How does Chlorquin work?
Chloroquine is an amebicide and antimalarial drug. It works by killing ameba and the form of the malaria parasite that infects the red blood cells.
How to take Chlorquin?
Seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Is the medicine safe during pregnancy or while planning a pregnancy?
Seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.