Chloroquine dosage adult

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    Chloroquine dosage adult


    -After IV artesunate, for severe malaria (if other options are not available); if needed, as interim therapy for severe malaria until IV artesunate arrives (if other options are not available) -Current guidelines should be consulted for additional information. 250 mg orally once a week Comments: -This drug should be taken on the same day of each week, preferably after the main meal.

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    Adults An initial dose of 1 g = 600 mg base followed by an additional 500 mg = 300 mg base after six to eight hours and a single dose of 500 mg = 300 mg base on each of two consecutive days. This represents a total dose of 2.5 g chloroquine phosphate or 1.5 g base in three days. In adults, the loading dosage of chloroquine is 1000 mg. In children, the loading dose is about 16.7 mg per kg of body weight about 7.6 mg per pound of body weight, which can be divided into two doses taken six hours apart. Nov 25, 2019 Usual Adult Dose for Malaria Prophylaxis. Suppression 400 mg 310 mg base orally on the same day every week Comments-Suppressive therapy should begin 2 weeks prior to exposure; however, failing this, an initial dose of 800 mg 620 mg base may be taken in 2 divided doses 6 hours apart.

    Use: For the prophylaxis of P falciparum and P vivax malaria infections, including prophylaxis of chloroquine-resistant strains of P falciparum US CDC Recommendations: 250 mg orally once a week Comments: -Recommended as prophylaxis in areas with mefloquine-sensitive malaria -Prophylaxis should begin at least 2 weeks before travel to malarious areas, continue during the stay, and then continue for 4 weeks after leaving these areas. -Prophylaxis should begin 1 week before arrival in an endemic area, continue during the stay, and then continue for 4 weeks after leaving the area.

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  6. Usual Adult Dose for Malaria. Manufacturer Recommendations 15 mg base 26.3 mg salt orally once a day for 14 days Comments-Recommended only for the radical cure of vivax malaria, the prevention of relapse in vivax malaria, or after the end of chloroquine phosphate suppressive therapy in vivax malaria-endemic area

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    Oct 01, 2018 Adults An initial dose of 1 g salt = 600 mg base followed by an additional 500 mg = 300 mg base after six to eight hours and a single dose of 500 mg = 300 mg base on each of two consecutive days. This represents a total dose of 2.5 g Chloroquine phosphate or 1.5 g base in three days. For treatment of malaria Adults—At first, 1000 milligrams mg once a day. Then, 500 mg 6 to 8 hours after the first dose, and 500 mg on the second and third days of treatment. Adults with low body weight and children—Dose is based on body weight and must be determined by your doctor. Chloroquine-Resistant P. falciparum. 30 mg/kg/day orally divided three times daily for 3-7 days, with concomitant doxycycline, tetracycline or clindamycin. Should not exceed the usual adult oral dosage.

     
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