Information about Bulaquine
Generic Name : Bulaquine
Pronunciation : bul-uh-kwin
Latest prescription information about Bulaquine. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its storage instructions . Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y41.2
Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Malarials
Trade Names/Brand Names of Bulaquine
Why is Bulaquine Prescribed? (Indications)
This medication is an antimalarial agent, prescribed for malarial fever with chloroquine.
When should Bulaquine not be taken? (Contraindications)
Contraindicated in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus and co-administration of drugs known to cause haemolysis.
What is the dosage of Bulaquine?
PO- The recommended dose is 25mg once daily for 5 days.
How should Bulaquine be taken?
It comes as a capsule to take by mouth, with or without food.
What are the warnings and precautions for Bulaquine?
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of G6PDH deficiency, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
What are the side effects of Bulaquine?
No significant side effects. The drug has a good safety profile.
What are the other precautions for Bulaquine?
Avoid excess dosage.
What are the storage conditions for Bulaquine?
Store in an airtight container, and in a cool place.
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