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Qst 100mg Tablet

  • Qst 100mg Tablet

  • Rs. 27.43


Alchohol Interaction Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy Interaction Qst 100mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation Interaction Qst 100mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. \nHuman studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Expert Advice Take this medication with meals to minimize chances of stomach upset. Tell your doctor if you have any heart problems related to irregular rhythm of heartbeats or any liver or kidney disorder. Seek immediate medical attention if you experience unexplained bleeding or bruising as quinine may decrease platelet count in blood (thrombocytopenia). You should regularly check the blood glucose levels during the treatment with quinine. Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. Do not take if allergic to quinine or any of its ingredients or mefloquine or quinidine. Avoid if Patients have prolonged QT interval (disordered electrical activity of heart leading to heart disorders). Avoid if Patients is suffering from glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (a hereditary disorder affecting red blood cells). Do not take if suffering from myasthenia gravis (a rare disorder characterized by severe muscle weakness). Avoid if Patients has optic neuritis (inflammation of the eye nerve causing visual disorders). Do not take if Patients have history of blackwater fever (a complication of malaria), thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (a rare blood disorder) or thrombocytopenia (abnormally low number of platelets in blood). Avoid if Patients is suffering from tinnitus (ringing in ears) or hematuria (blood in the urine).
Common Side Effect Nausea, Abdominal pain, Blurred vision, Changes in color vision, Dizziness, Face redness, Headache, Altered heart rate, Increased sweating, Ringing in ear, Vertigo, Vomiting.
How to Use 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. Qst 100mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Driving Do not drive unless you are feeling well.Qst 100mg Tablet may affect your vision and cause vertigo (dizziness or spinning sensation) which may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney Qst 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Qst 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver Qst 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Qst 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Mechanism of action Qst 100mg Tablet is a weak base that reaches high concentration within the malarial parasite and causes accumulation of toxic heme pigment, which kills it.

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