Malirid DS 15mg
Buy Malirid DS 15mg
Malirid DS 15mg 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 DS 15mg Details
Composition = Primaquine
Dosage = 15mg
Indication = Malaria
Manufacturer = Ipca Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.
What Is Malirid DS 15mg?
Malirid DS 15mg 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 DS 15mg Work?
Malirid-DS 15mg 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-DS 15mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Dosage Of Malirid DS 15mg
Malirid 2.5mg Tablet
Malirid 7.5mg Tablet
Side Effects Of Malirid DS 15mg
Nausea and Vomiting
Abdominal pain and cramps
Unusual tiredness and weakness
Difficulty in breathing
Yellowing of skin and eyes
Nervousness and confusion
Grey-bluish colored skin
Hemolytic anemia (G6PD deficiency)
Reduced blood cell count
Drug To Drug Interaction
While Tacking Malirid DS 15mg
Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Consult your doctor if you are suffering from heart disease and low potassium in the blood
Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
Methaemoglobin reductase deficient patients
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide
Pregnancy = Malirid-DS 15mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation = Malirid-DS 15mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving = Malirid-DS 15mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Uses Of Malirid DS 15mg
Malirid DS 15mg Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of repeated malaria symptoms and other conditions
Storage Of Malirid DS 15mg
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 Malirid DS 15mg Tablet.