What is Quinoric?
Quinoric belongs to the family of medicines called antiprotozoals. Protozoa are tiny, one-celled animals. Some are parasites that can cause many different kinds of infections in the body.
What is Quinoric used for?
Quinoric is used to prevent and to treat malaria and to treat some conditions such as liver disease caused by protozoa. It is also used in the treatment of arthritis to help relieve inflammation, swelling, stiffness, and joint pain and to help control the symptoms of lupus erythematosus (lupus; SLE).
How to consume Quinoric?
Take Quinoric orally with food or a full glass of milk (8 oz/240 mL). If possible, preventative measures for malaria should begin 2 weeks before exposure and be continued for 8 weeks after leaving the endemic area.
What is to be take care of while consuming Quinoric?
Before using Quinoric, tell the doctor if case of being allergic to any drugs, or in case of having psoriasis, porphyria, liver disease, alcoholism, or glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-PD) deficiency.
What if dosage is missed?
If you miss a dose of Quinoric, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.