Psychotropic meds chloroquine

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    -Suppressive therapy should continue for 8 weeks after leaving the endemic area. Approved indication: For the suppressive treatment of malaria due to Plasmodium vivax, P malariae, P ovale, and susceptible strains of P falciparum CDC Recommendations: 300 mg base (500 mg salt) orally once a week Comments: -For prophylaxis only in areas with chloroquine-sensitive malaria -Prophylaxis should start 1 to 2 weeks before travel to malarious areas; should continue weekly (same day each week) while in malarious areas and for 4 weeks after leaving such areas.

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    Skin pigmentation can be due to variety of drugs that can arise due to direct effects of the drugs as in combination with triggering factors like sun exposure. Out of several drugs some of the most common drugs that cause skin pigmentation are antimalarials drugs, tetracyclines, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, cytotoxic drugs, amiodarone, heavy metals and psychotropic drugs. This explains that chloroquine has ability to inhibit CYP2D6-mediated metabolism of drugs. Thus those patients who may take chloroquine and are either on clozapine, risperidone or olanzapine which are metabolised through CYP2D6, In Vitro are likely to have transient, but sharp increase in plasma levels of these second generation antipsychotics. Further it can be inferred that chloroquine has potential to raise even the plasma levels of risperidone and more than 6 mg/day of risperidone might. Chloroquine phosphate is used occasionally to decrease the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and to treat systemic and discoid lupus erythematosus, scleroderma, pemphigus, lichen planus, polymyositis, sarcoidosis, and porphyria cutanea tarda. Talk to your doctor about the possible risks of using this drug for your condition.

    Approved indication: For acute attacks of malaria due to P vivax, P malariae, P ovale, and susceptible strains of P falciparum CDC Recommendations: Chloroquine-sensitive uncomplicated malaria (Plasmodium species or species not identified): 600 mg base (1 g salt) orally at once, followed by 300 mg base (500 mg salt) orally at 6, 24, and 48 hours Total dose: 1.5 g base (2.5 g salt) Comments: -For the treatment of uncomplicated malaria due to chloroquine-sensitive P vivax or P ovale, concomitant treatment with primaquine phosphate is recommended. 60 kg or more: 1 g chloroquine phosphate (600 mg base) orally as an initial dose, followed by 500 mg chloroquine phosphate (300 mg base) orally after 6 to 8 hours, then 500 mg chloroquine phosphate (300 mg base) orally once a day on the next 2 consecutive days Total dose: 2.5 g chloroquine phosphate (1.5 g base) in 3 days Less than 60 kg: First dose: 16.7 mg chloroquine phosphate/kg (10 mg base/kg) orally Second dose (6 hours after first dose): 8.3 mg chloroquine phosphate/kg (5 mg base/kg) orally Third dose (24 hours after first dose): 8.3 mg chloroquine phosphate/kg (5 mg base/kg) orally 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.

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    Key Clinical Message Susceptibility to quinoline antimalarial intoxication may reflect individual genetic and drug-induced variation in neuropharmacokinetics. In this report, we describe a case of chloroquine intoxication that appeared to be prolonged by subsequent use of multiple psychotropic medications. ODs must watch for ocular complications of psychotropic drugs Careful attention to medication history can alert the optometrist to potential adverse effects of these systemic agents. Primary Care. Published January 15, 2016 The Mind's Eye Ocular Complications of Psychotropic Medications Most optometrists will see patients who take psychoactive drugs. Know the potential ocular side effects and how to manage these patients.

     
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    WATSON 698 200 Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate 200 mg - WATSON 698 200 Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate 200 mg Pill with imprint WATSON 698 200 is White, Elliptical / Oval and has been identified as Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate 200 mg. It is supplied by Actavis Pharma, Inc.

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