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Pbquin 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By P &B LABORATORIES PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 54.92
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Pbquin 300 MG Description

Pbquin Tablet is an antimalarial medicine. It contains quinine as its active component that is used to treat malaria. It may also be used to treat and prevent nighttime leg cramps. This medicine work

s by acting directly on malaria-causing organisms and thus inhibiting their growth. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in the exact dose and duration as prescribed. Do not stop taking this medicine, even if you start feeling better after taking this medicine. Stopping this medicine suddenly may result in treatment failure and incomplete eradication of malaria-causing organisms from the body. Thereby, increasing the risk of re-infection. Before taking Pbquin Tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

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ContainsQuinine(300.0 Mg)
UsesMalaria
Side effectsDiarrhea, nausea, vomiting, dizziness
TherapyANTI-MALARIAL
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uses

Uses of Pbquin 300 MG

  • Pbquin Tablet is used for the treatment of malaria.
  • It may also be used to treat and prevent nighttime leg cramps.
contraindications

Contraindications of Pbquin 300 MG

  • If you are allergic to quinine or any of the ingredients of Pbquin Tablet.
  • If you have any kind of eye problem such as swelling in the eye or difficulty in vision.
  • If you have a condition of muscle weakness.
  • If you are suffering from ringing in the ears.
  • If you have any kind of blood-related disorder.
sideEffects

Side effects of Pbquin 300 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Cough
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or joint pain
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Pbquin 300 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Pbquin Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Pbquin Tablet can be recommended during pregnancy only if your doctor strictly considers it essential. If you are pregnant or think you may be or are planning for a baby, you should consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Pbquin Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
A breastfeeding mother should take Pbquin Tablet tablet only under the doctor's recommendation. Refrain from self-medication.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Pbquin Tablet?
A:
Pbquin Tablet makes you feel sleepy and dizzy and may affect your vision. Thus it is advised not to drive when you are taking this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Pbquin Tablet?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol along with this medicine, it is important to consult your physician if you drink too often. However, consuming alcohol may aggravate some of the side effects. So it may be best to hold off on drinking alcohol until you finish the treatment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have heart disorders like irregular heartbeat, slow heart rate, etc.
  • You have a history of malaria for a long time.
  • You were born or have any other medical condition that affects heart rhythm.
  • You have an enzyme deficiency called glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Pbquin 300 MG

How Does It Work?

Pbquin Tablet works by increasing the levels of haeme (a toxic substance to the malarial parasite) in the blood. As a result, it kills the parasite and helps to stop the infection from spreading furth...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Pbquin 300 MG

  • Pbquin Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor, preferably with food or a beverage containing milk or water.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results and you should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
  • In case you vomit within 1 hour of taking this medicine, take another dose.
interactions

Interactions of Pbquin 300 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Pbquin Tablet may interact with other medications and provide an altered response to the treatment. Please notify your doctor if you are undergoing any other treatments, over-the-counter medications a...
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  • Especially, if you are taking any other anti-malarial medicines like artemether with lumefantrine, chloroquine, etc., anti-coagulants, heart-related medicines, anti-epileptic medicines, medicines for ...
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  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are immunosuppressants like ciclosporin, antibiotics like moxifloxacin, anti-fungal medicines, muscle relaxants, anti-HIV medicines, anti-reflux medici...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Pbquin 300 MG

  • Store Pbquin Tablet below 30°C.
  • Protect it from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Pbquin 300 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include headache, nausea, blurred vision, ringing in the ears, muscle twitching, etc. In case of an overdose, contact your doctor or reach out to your nearest hospital as soon...
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Missed a Dose

  • It would be best if you don't miss a dose of anti-malarial medicine as it may lead to treatment failure.
  • If you have missed taking any dose of the Pbquin Tablet, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's already the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
  • Never take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Nancy Dixit

B. Pharm, M. Pharm

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Pbquin Tablet if I feel improvement in symptoms?

A: No, it is important to complete the course of the Pbquin Tablet as prescribed by your doctor. You may feel better after the first dose, but to kill the malarial parasite entirely from your body, you must complete the course or you may have a recurrence of malaria.

Q: Does Pbquin Tablet cause dizziness?

A: Yes, the use of Pbquin Tablet can cause dizziness along with the desired effect, but not everyone gets them. If you experience this symptom, it is recommended to avoid driving or performing any activity.

Q: Can Pbquin Tablet tablet be used for dengue?

A: No, Pbquin Tablet tablet should not be used to treat dengue. It is used to treat malarial infections caused by the malarial parasite.

Q: Can Pbquin Tablet be used for typhoid?

A: No, Pbquin Tablet is not effective against typhoid. Typhoid is a bacterial infection and this medicine is an anti-parasitic medicine.
Product Details
Brand
PBQUIN
Expires on or After
01/03/2023
Last Updated on: 29 Jun 2022 | 04:18 PM (IST)
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