Antimalarial medications, also known asantimalarials, are designed to prevent or curemalaria. Such drugs may be used for some or all of the following:
Some antimalarial agents, particularlychloroquineandhydroxychloroquine, are also used in the treatment ofrheumatoid arthritisandlupus-associated arthritis.
|Brand||HETQUENIL 200 MG TABLET|
Hetquenil-200 Tablet 10's belongs to the class of 'anti-inflammatory drugs.' It has various medical uses, including treatment for type 2 diabetes mellitus, acute or chronic rheumatoid arthritis, dyslipidaemia (abnormally elevated cholesterol levels), systemic and discoid lupus erythematosus (autoimmune disease), polymorphous light eruption (a rash caused by sun exposure), and malaria.
Hetquenil-200 Tablet 10's contains Hydroxychloroquine, an anti-inflammatory drug. For diabetes, it works by improving insulin sensitivity and increasing insulin secretion. In rheumatoid arthritis, Hydroxychloroquine acts as a mild immunosuppressant and disease-modifying anti-rheumatic agent and inhibits the production of rheumatoid factor. It also decreases the severity of skin lesions in systemic and discoid lupus erythematosus. In malaria, it works by increasing the concentration of a toxic compound in the parasite that leads to its death.
|Minimum Order Quantity||150 Strip|
|Packaging Size||20 tablets per strip|
|Usage/Application||commercial , hospital & personal|
|Packaging Type||Blister packing|
|Type Of Medicines||Allopathic|
|Packaging Size||1 x 10|
|Composition||Primaquine Phosphate I.P|
|Type of Medicine||Allopathic|