What is Lariago (Chloroquine) used for?
Lariago DS (Chloroquine) is used to treat and prevent malaria, an infection that is caused by a parasite and is usually caused by mosquito bite. The medication works as a preventative by killing parasites as they attempt to invade the body.
How should I use Lariago (Chloroquine)?
Always complete the full course of LariagoDS (Chloroquine) as prescribed by your physician, even if you are feeling normal. It is essential to completely destroy the virus in order to prevent a medicine-resistant relapse. For best results, aim to dose at the same time(s) each day and evenly space apart your doses as much as is possible. To reduce the risks of a stomach upset, swallow tablets whole and wash down with a full glass of water and a meal or snack.
What are the side effects of Lariago (Chloroquine)?
Inform your physician of all side effects you experience while using Lariago DS(Chloroquine). Possible side effects include:
If any side effects persist, worsen, or start to worry you, consult you physician as soon as possible.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using LariagoDS(Chloroquine). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallow.