Chloroquine malaria mechanism of action

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    Chloroquine malaria mechanism of action


    Tell your doctor and pharmacist about all of your drugs (prescription or OTC, natural products, vitamins) and health problems. You must check to make sure that it is safe for you to take chloroquine with all of your drugs and health problems.

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    Chloroquine is thought to exert its antimalarial effect by preventing the polymerization of toxic heme released during proteolysis of hemoglobin in the Plasmodium digestive vacuole. The mechanism of this blockade has not been established. We incubated cultured parasites with subinhibitory doses of 3Hchloroquine and 3H quinidine. These 3Hquinoline compounds became associated with hemozoin. The prevention of malaria. When chloroquine. is used at higher doses for many years, a rare eye condition called retinopathy has occurred. People who take chloroquine for more than five years should get regular eye exams. For more information Check out the CDC malaria website at. Chloroquine is thought to exert its antimalarial effect by preventing the polymerization of toxic heme released during proteolysis of hemoglobin in the Plasmodium digestive vacuole. The mechanism of this blockade has not been established.

    For all uses of chloroquine: WARNING/CAUTION: Even though it may be rare, some people may have very bad and sometimes deadly side effects when taking a drug. Do not start, stop, or change the dose of any drug without checking with your doctor.

    Chloroquine malaria mechanism of action

    Chloroquine - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses, Medicines for the Prevention of Malaria While Traveling.

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  3. Chloroquine is the most widely used drug against malaria, except for those cases caused by chloroquine resistant Plasmodium falciparum. Although the mechanism of action is not fully understood, chloroquine is shown to inhibit the parasitic enzyme heme polymerase that converts the toxic heme into non-toxic hemazoin, thereby resulting in the accumulation of toxic heme within the parasite.

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    Aralen chloroquine is an antimalarial drug used for the treatment of malaria and extraintestinal amebiasis. Common side effects are reduced hearing, tinnitus, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. Dosage, drug interactions, and pregnancy and breastfeeding safety are provided. Mechanism of action of chloroquine. Entry into the parasitized RBCs; 1. Accumulation in food vacuole of the parasite- role of pH gradient chloroquine trapping Affects asexual cycle of plasmodium specie. Once administered, it has to enter site of action. It rapidly enters and gets concentrated in food vacuole, present within erythrocytes. COHEN SN, PHIFER KO, YIELDING KL. COMPLEX FORMATION BETWEEN CHLOROQUINE AND FERRIHAEMIC ACID IN VITRO, AND ITS EFFECT ON THE ANTIMALARIAL ACTION OF CHLOROQUINE. Nature. 1964 May 23; 25–806. Chou AC, Chevli R, Fitch CD. Ferriprotoporphyrin IX fulfills the criteria for identification as the chloroquine receptor of malaria parasites.

     
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