Medicine Overview of Laveran Tablet
Laveran Tablet is used in the treatment of malaria
Nausea, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Gastric intolerance, Headache, Indigestion, Loss of appetite, Mouth ulcer, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth), Vomiting, Constipation, Diarrhoea.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Laveran Tablet is to be taken with food.
Laveran Tablet is a weak base that reaches high concentration within the malarial parasite and causes accumulation of toxic heme pigment, which kills it.
In Depth Information on Laveran Tablet
- Take precautions to reduce the chances of being bitten by mosquitoes while on proguanil treatment.Start taking proguanil one week or at least two days before you enter the malaria area and continue to take it during your stay and for 4 weeks after leaving the malaria area.
- Take proguanil with a glass of water after meals to decrease the possibility of stomach upset.
- Tell your doctor immediately if you are pregnant, think you might be pregnant or if you are breast-feeding.
Laveran Tablet related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Laveran Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Laveran Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Laveran Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Laveran Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Laveran Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Laveran Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Frequently asked questions about Laveran Tablet
Atovaquone Laveran is the same as malarone
Atovaquone-Laveran is not an antibiotic
The drug combination atovaquone/ Laveran is an antimalarial medication used in both the treatment and prevention of malaria.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Laveran with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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