Introduction to Leoquin R Suspension

Leoquin R Suspension should be used in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Take it with food to decrease the risk of stomach upset. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early can result in treatment failure and increase the side effects too. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose. Simply take the next dose as planned. Take measures to reduce the chance of being bitten by mosquitoes like using insect repellent creams on parts of your body, not covered by clothing. Spray mosquito repellent to kill any mosquitoes that may have entered rooms in spite of screening. Wear light-colored and covered clothing when you are outside after sunset.

Some people may experience rash, headache, dizziness, and vomiting, as side effects of this medicine. It may also cause stomach pain, diarrhea, loss of appetite and nausea. Please consult your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration.

Inform your doctor if you have diabetes as it can lower the sugar levels in the blood. If you are diabetic, you should monitor your blood sugar regularly. It may cause blurring of vision. Therefore, regular eye examinations are recommended while on treatment with this medicine. When used long term, your doctor may monitor the amounts of the different types of blood cells in your blood regularly. Inform your doctor if you have unexplained bruising or bleeding, sore throat, fever, or a general feeling of tiredness.
Leoquin R Suspension

How Leoquin R Suspension Works?

Leoquin R Suspension is a an antiparasitic medication which treats malaria. It works by increasing the levels of haeme in the blood, a substance toxic to the malarial parasite. This kills the parasite and stops the infection from spreading.

How To Use Leoquin R Suspension

  • Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Leoquin R Suspension is to be taken with food.

Side Effects Of Leoquin R Suspension

  • Rash
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Itching

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Safety Advice For Leoquin R Suspension

check for risk indication explain below.

  • High risk
  • Moderate risk.
  • Safe

Alcohol

It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Leoquin R Suspension. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

Leoquin R Suspension may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

Leoquin R Suspension is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.

Driving

Leoquin R Suspension may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.<BR>Sometimes Leoquin R Suspension causes blurred eyesight or makes it difficult to focus your eyes which may affect your ability to drive.

Kidney

Leoquin R Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Leoquin R Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

Leoquin R Suspension should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Leoquin R Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.<BR>Regular monitoring of liver function tests may be advised while you are taking this medicine.

Alcohol

It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Leoquin R Suspension. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

Leoquin R Suspension may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

Leoquin R Suspension is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.

Driving

Leoquin R Suspension may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.<BR>Sometimes Leoquin R Suspension causes blurred eyesight or makes it difficult to focus your eyes which may affect your ability to drive.

Kidney

Leoquin R Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Leoquin R Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

Leoquin R Suspension should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Leoquin R Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.<BR>Regular monitoring of liver function tests may be advised while you are taking this medicine.