Malirid 7.5 mg Tablet

Manufactured by IPCA LABORATORIES PVT LTD
Composition: Primaquine
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Malirid 7.5 mg Tablet is an antimalarial medication used for the prevention and treatment of malaria. It is particularly effective in treating malaria caused by Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium ovale strains of the parasite. It is also used to prevent the relapse (Radical cure) of vivax malaria.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Malirid 7.5 mg Tablet

Onset of action

The amount of time taken for this medicine to show its effect is not established clinically.

Duration of effect

The duration of time for which this medicine remains effective in the body is not established clinically.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary and the benefits outweigh the risks involved.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is recommended for use in breastfeeding women only after diagnostic tests are performed to confirm normal G6PD enzyme levels. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Malirid 7.5 mg Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Malirid 7.5 mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

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