Lariago DS 500mg
Buy Lariago DS 500mg
Lariago DS 500mg Tablet is an antimalarial medication which is used in the treatment as well as prophylaxis of malaria. This medicine is not recommended in patients with the eye disease. Liver function and blood cell count monitoring is necessary while receiving this medicine.
Lariago DS 500mg Details
Composition = Chloroquine
Dosage = 500mg
Indication = Malaria
Manufacturer = Ipca Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.
What Is Lariago DS 500mg?
Lariago DS 500mg Tablet is used for Malaria, Amebiasis, Lupus erythematosus, Rheumatoid arthritis, Lupus, Extra intestinal amoebiasis, Infectious mononucleosis and other conditions. Lariago DS 500mg Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Lariago DS 500mg Tablet contains Chloroquine as an active ingredient.
Lariago DS 500mg Tablet works by interfering with the growth of parasites in the blood cells.
How Does Lariago DS 500mg Work?
Lariago DS 500mg Tablet is an antimalarial drug that works by inhibiting the enzyme heme polymerase which prevents the conversion of the toxic heme molecules to the nontoxic hemazoin, in parasites that cause malaria. The toxic heme accumulates leading to death of the parasite.
What Is Route Of Administration?
Take this medication by mouth, usually with food to prevent stomach upset, exactly as directed by your doctor. Daily or weekly dosing, dosage amount, and length of treatment are based on your medical condition, on whether you are preventing or treating the illness, and your response to treatment. The dosage in children is also based on weight.
To prevent malaria, take chloroquine once weekly on the same day each week, or as directed by your doctor. Start this medication usually 1 to 2 weeks before you enter the malarious area, continue to take it weekly while in the area, and weekly for 4 to 8 weeks after leaving the area, or as directed by your doctor. Mark your calendar or travel schedule with a reminder to help you remember.
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Side Effects Of Lariago DS 500mg
Abnormal blood cell counts
Changes in liver function tests
Drug To Drug Interaction
Ethambutol = Lariago DS 500mg may increase the risk of nerve damage if given together. Any symptoms of numbness, tingling or burning sensation in feet, hands should be informed to the doctor. An alternate medicine should be considered based on the clinical condition.
Fluconazole = Lariago DS 500mg may increase the risk of irregular heart rhythm. Inform the doctor if you are receiving any heart medications. Close monitoring of heart function is necessary. Discontinue the treatment if you develop any symptoms of palpitations, dizziness, and difficulty in breathing.
Tramadol = Lariago DS 500mg may increase the risk of seizures if taken together. Inform the doctor if you are having any history of seizures or head injury. Any symptoms of seizures should be reported to the doctor. An alternate class of medication should be considered based on the medical condition.
Quinidine = Lariago DS 500mg may increase the risk of irregular heart rhythm. Inform the doctor if you are receiving any heart medications. Close monitoring of heart function is necessary. Discontinue the treatment if you develop any symptoms of palpitations, dizziness, and difficulty in breathing.
While Tacking Lariago DS 500mg
During treatment with Lariago-DS 500mg (Chloroquine) your physician may need to examine you and test the reflexes of your knees and other joints from time to time. It is important that you attend any medical appointments which are scheduled for you.
This medicine can make you dizzy, and it is important that you do not partake in any potentially dangerous activities if this occurs. It can also affect the skin and make you more susceptible to sunburn. Protect your skin if going outside.
When used long term, your doctor may monitor the amounts of the different types of blood cells in your blood regularly. Inform your doctor if you have unexplained bruising or bleeding, sore throat, fever, or general feeling of tiredness.
Pregnancy = Lariago-DS 500mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Prolongation of QT interval = Lariago DS 500mg may increase the risk of irregular heart rhythms. Therefore should be used with caution in patients with arrhythmias or any other heart diseases. Any symptoms of palpitations, difficulty in breathing should be reported to the doctor.
Eye disorder = Lariago DS 500mg may increase the risk of vision problem. This effect depends on the dose and duration of the treatment. Close monitoring of eye function is necessary. Any symptoms of vision problem should be reported to the doctor.
Blood cell count = Lariago DS 500mg may lower the blood cell count if taken for a longer time. Close monitoring of complete blood cell count is necessary. Discontinue the treatment if any signs of low blood cell count appear. It should be used with caution in patients with glucose-6 phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.
Hearing problem = Lariago DS 500mg may increase the risk of the hearing problem. This medicine should be used with caution in patients with existing hearing problem. Discontinue the treatment if any symptoms are identified.
Impaired liver function = Lariago DS 500mg should be used with caution in liver injury patients. Details of other medications that can affect the liver should be informed to the doctor. Discontinue the treatment if any elevation in the liver enzymes is identified.
Uses Of Lariago DS 500mg
Lariago DS 500mg (Chloroquine) is used to treat or prevent the occurrence of a disease known as malaria, which is caused by a parasite that is transmitted through the bite of an infected mosquito. This condition usually only occurs in parts of the world where malaria is common. In some cases, this medicine may be prescribed to treat amoebae infections, and it has also been used by some people to treat rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune diseases.
Storage Of Lariago DS 500mg
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Lariago DS 500mg Tablet.