Drug Index



Mechanism :

Amodiaquine is a histamine N-methyltransferase inhibitor.

Indication :

• Malaria

Contraindications :

Severe liver impairment and hypersensitivity.

Dosing :

10 mg base/kg OD x 3 days combined with primaquine for chloroquine-resistant vivax malaria.

Adverse Effect :

Severe liver impairment and hypersensitivity.

Nausea, vomiting, itching, gastritis, headache, loss of vision, skin rash, muscle pain, loss of hearing and greying of hair.

03/05/2020 08:49:45 Amodiaquine
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