Buy Malirid 7.5mg
Malirid 7.5mg Tablet is an antimalarial medication used for the prevention and treatment of malaria. It is particularly effective in treating malaria caused by Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium ovale strains of the parasite. It is also used to prevent the relapse (Radical cure) of vivax malaria.
Malirid 7.5mg Details
Composition = Primaquine
Dosage = 7.5mg
Indication = Malaria
Manufacturer = Ipca Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.
What Is Malirid 7.5mg?
Malirid 7.5mg Tablet is used to prevent the occurrence of malaria caused by mosquito bites. Being an aminoquinoline, it works by stopping the formation of the blood forms of the parasite that may cause a relapse of malaria. It is used after other medicines have already killed the parasites off in the red blood cells. It kills them in other body tissues.
How Does Malirid 7.5mg Work?
Malirid 7.5mg Tablet is an antiparasitic medication which treats malaria. It works by increasing the levels of haeme in the blood, a substance toxic to the malarial parasite. This kills the parasite and stops the infection from spreading.
What Is Route Of Administration?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Malirid 7.5mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Dosage Of Malirid 7.5mg
Malirid 2.5mg Tablet
Side Effects Of Malirid 7.5mg
Nausea and Vomiting
Abdominal pain and cramps
Unusual tiredness and weakness
Difficulty in breathing
Sore throat and fever
Dizziness and fainting
Hemolytic anemia (G6PD deficiency)
Yellowing of skin and eyes
Nervousness and confusion
Grey-bluish colored skin
Reduced blood cell count
Drug To Drug Interaction
While Tacking Malirid 7.5mg
Malirid 7.5mg Tablet is used for the prevention and treatment of malaria.
Take it with food to decrease the risk of stomach upset.
Eye examination prior to and at 3–6 monthly intervals during use is required if patients are receiving Malirid 7.5mg Tablet at continuous high doses for longer duration.
It may cause low blood sugar level. Monitor your blood sugar level regularly, if you are diabetic.
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 = Malirid 7.5mg is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary and the benefits outweigh the risks involved.
Breast-feeding = Malirid 7.5mg is recommended for use in breastfeeding women only after diagnostic tests are performed to confirm normal G6PD enzyme levels. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.
Regular blood examination = Use of Malirid 7.5mg can critically affect the blood cell count and cause anemia, leukopenia, and disorders of the blood. Hence, it is recommended to undergo regular blood examination while taking this medicine. Before initiating the treatment process with this medicine, patients should be examined for blood enzyme deficiencies.
Heart disease = Use of Malirid 7.5mg can affect the heart and worsen the symptoms of a pre-existing condition. It is advised to monitor such patients at regular intervals. Use of other medicines having a similar effect on the heart should be avoided.
Radical treatment of malaria = For radical treatment of malaria, this medicine should be used in combination with other anti-malaria medications that are effective against parasites present in the blood.
Uses Of Malirid 7.5mg
Malirid 7.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of malaria.
Storage Of Malirid 7.5mg
Store at 25° C (77° F); excursions permitted to 15° – 30° C (59° – 86° F).