Chloroquine dosage adult

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    Chloroquine dosage adult


    -After IV artesunate, for severe malaria (if other options are not available); if needed, as interim therapy for severe malaria until IV artesunate arrives (if other options are not available) -Current guidelines should be consulted for additional information. 250 mg orally once a week Comments: -This drug should be taken on the same day of each week, preferably after the main meal.

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    For acute malaria attacks in adults the initial dose is 1 g followed by an additional 500 mg after 6 to 8 hours, then 500 mg 24 and 48 hours after the first dose. The dose for treating children is 10 mg/kg for the first dose then 5 mg/kg daily for 2 days, starting 6 hours after the first dose. Oct 01, 2018 Adults An initial dose of 1 g salt = 600 mg base followed by an additional 500 mg = 300 mg base after six to eight hours and a single dose of 500 mg = 300 mg base on each of two consecutive days. This represents a total dose of 2.5 g Chloroquine phosphate or 1.5 g base in three days. Fourth dose 36 hours after first dose 8.3 mg chloroquine phosphate/kg 5 mg base/kg orally. Total dose 41.7 mg chloroquine phosphate/kg 25 mg base/kg in 3 days. Comments -Concomitant therapy with an 8-aminoquinoline compound is necessary for radical cure of malaria due to P vivax and P malariae.

    Use: For the prophylaxis of P falciparum and P vivax malaria infections, including prophylaxis of chloroquine-resistant strains of P falciparum US CDC Recommendations: 250 mg orally once a week Comments: -Recommended as prophylaxis in areas with mefloquine-sensitive malaria -Prophylaxis should begin at least 2 weeks before travel to malarious areas, continue during the stay, and then continue for 4 weeks after leaving these areas. -Prophylaxis should begin 1 week before arrival in an endemic area, continue during the stay, and then continue for 4 weeks after leaving the area.

    Chloroquine dosage adult

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  3. Both adults and children should take one dose of chloroquine per week starting at least 1 week before. traveling to the area where malaria transmission occurs. They should take one dose per week while there, and for 4 consecutive weeks after leaving. The weekly dosage for adults is 300mg base 500mg salt.

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    For treatment of malaria Adults—At first, 1000 milligrams mg once a day. Then, 500 mg 6 to 8 hours after the first dose, and 500 mg on the second and third days of treatment. Adults with low body weight and children—Dose is based on body weight and must be determined by your doctor. Adult As base 600 mg daily for 2 days then 300 mg daily for 2 or 3 wk given with emetine or dehydroemetine. Child 6 mg/kg daily. Max dose 300 mg daily. Rheumatoid arthritis Adult As base 150 mg daily. Max 2.5 mg/kg daily. Discontinue treatment if there is no improvement after 6 mth. Child Up to 3 mg/kg/day. Discontinue treatment if there is no improvement after 6 mth. The dosage of chloroquine phosphate is often expressed in terms of equivalent chloroquine base. Each 250 mg tablet of chloroquine phosphate is equivalent to 150 mg base and each 500 mg tablet of chloroquine phosphate is equivalent to 300 mg base.

     
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    Aralen chloroquine Malaria Drug Side Effects & Dosage Aralen chloroquine is an antimalarial drug used for the treatment of malaria and extraintestinal amebiasis. Common side effects are reduced hearing, tinnitus, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. Dosage, drug interactions, and pregnancy and breastfeeding safety are provided.

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