S1560600

Quinine DiHCl inj 300mg/ml,2ml amp/BOX10


Quinine dihydrochloride sterile solution for I.V/I.M injection, 300mg/ml, 2ml ampoule, containing 82% quinine anydrous base, box of 10
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General Description
Quinine diydrochloride sterile solution for I.V/I.M injection, 300mg/ml, 2ml ampoule, containing 82% quinine anydrous base, pack of 10

Technical Specifications
Quinine dihydrochloride sterile solution for I.V/I.M injection, 300mg/ml in ampoules of 2 ml contains 82% quinine anydrous base.
The salt used and the % of Quinine base in the salt must be specified on the label and pack insert.
It must be specified whether the dosage strength displayed is that of the salt of the base.

Therapeutic class
Quinine is an alkaloid derived from the Cinchona tree.

Standard shelf life
3 years ( 36months)

Guidelines for use:
For more details, please see the links listed below:

WHO Guidelines for the treatment of Malaria


WHO Model Lists of Essential medicines for adults and/or children


WHO Model Formulary


or consult your regional/national guidelines

Indications:
Treatment of multiple drug resistant malaria, often as second line treatment.
Treatment of severe malaria caused by Plasmodium falciparum.
Can be considered as alternative therapy for chloroquine sensitive strains of P falciparum, P. ovale, P. malariae and P. vivax.

Route of administration:
By slow intravenous infusion after dilution
By intramascular injection (I.M) NOT to be given by intravenous
injection

Storage:
Do not store above 30°C
Do not freeze.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children
Protect from light

Dosage and instructions for use
Refer to the guidelines below:
WHO Model Formulary 2008
WHO Model Formulary for Children 2010
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