PLAYQUIN-H 400mg Tablet 20s

 300.00

Hydroxychloroquine (Sulphate):400mg | Antimalarials

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Drug Strength: 400mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 20s
Rs. 15 per Tablet
20 Tablet per pack
10 Tablet in each strip
Rs.150 per strip

Manufactured / Marketed By : Macter Product Form : TabletPack Size : 20sIngredients : Hydroxychloroquine (Sulphate):400mgGeneric Category : Antimalarials

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How it works

PLAYQUIN-H 400mg Tablet 20s works by killing the organisms that cause malaria.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for PLAYQUIN-H 400mg Tablet 20s

  • Blurred vision
  • Muscle weakness rare
  • Ringing or buzzing in the ears rare
  • Sore throat rare
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Loss of appetite
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Skin rash
  • Nervousness
  • Dizziness

Uses of PLAYQUIN-H 400mg Tablet 20s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    This medicine is used for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, an autoimmune disease that affects the smaller joints in the body and causes pain and swelling.

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    This medicine is used for the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), an autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks its healthy tissue.

  • Malaria

    This medicine is used for the treatment of malaria characterized by muscle pain, fever with chills and fatigue.

  • Malaria prophylaxis

    This medicine is used as a prophylactic treatment for malaria in individuals who are traveling to malaria-prone countries and those who are living in malaria areas having little or no immunity to malaria.

  • Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

    The FDA has issued an unapproved use of this medicine for the treatment of patients with mild, moderate, and severe COVID-19 caused by the new coronavirus. Use this medicine to treat COVID-19 only when the doctor recommends.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action may vary based on individuals and intended use.

  • Duration of Effect

    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body may vary based on individuals and intended use.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to PLAYQUIN-H 400mg Tablet 20s , 4-aminoquinolones, or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.

  • Retinal or visual field changes

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with any vision impairment due to the risk of worsening of the patient's condition.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

General Warnings
  • Heart diseases

    This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients suffering from heart diseases due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Close monitoring of heart function and vital signs, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

  • Musculoskeletal effects

    This medicine may cause muscle weakness if used for a long duration of time. Close monitoring of skeletal muscle function and tendon reflexes is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

  • Kidney diseases

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of kidney function is recommended for such patients. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

  • Liver diseases

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function is recommended for such patients. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

  • Hearing problem

    This medicine may increase the risk of hearing problems and hence should be used with extreme caution in patients with existing auditory defects or problems. Close monitoring of the clinical condition, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

  • Driving or operating machinery

    This medicine may cause dizziness, tiredness, visual disturbances, etc. in some patients. Hence, it is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness such as driving a vehicle or operating heavy machinery if you experience any of these symptoms.

  • Coronavirus Disease COVID-19

    The FDA has issued an unapproved use of this medicine for the treatment of Coronavirus Disease COVID-19 caused by the new coronavirus. Use this medicine to treat COVID-19 only when the doctor recommends. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor in such cases.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Thioridazine severe
  • Aluminium Hydroxide/Magnesium Hydroxide moderate
  • Antidiabetic medicines moderate
  • Atorvastatin moderate
Disease interactions
  • severe

    This medicine is not recommended in patients with retinal or visual field changes. The treatment should be discontinued if any symptoms of blurred vision, light flashes, and streaks, difficulty in reading, etc. An alternative treatment option should be considered based on the clinical condition.

  • severe

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with porphyria (a condition where there is an excess buildup of porphyrin in the body) as it may worsen the patient's condition. Inform the doctor if you have a history of any genetic disorder. An alternate treatment option should be considered based on the clinical condition.

  • moderate

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with blood disorders as it may worsen the patient's condition. Close monitoring of white blood cell count, hemoglobin, and platelets are necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

  • moderate

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with seizures due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of the clinical condition, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

  • moderate

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function is recommended for such patients. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

General Instructions

Take this medicine exactly as advised by the doctor. Do not consume larger or smaller quantities than prescribed. Ensure that the course of treatment is completed to prevent the spread of infection. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable effects. Do not stop taking the medicine without consulting your doctor.

Other details

  • To be taken with food
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • May cause sleepiness

References

Additional Information>

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver PLAYQUIN-H 400mg Tablet 20s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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