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    Hydroxyquinolines

    Information about Hydroxyquinolines

    Hydroxyquinolines uses

    Hydroxyquinolines is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.

    How hydroxyquinolines works

    Hydroxyquinoline belongs to the class of medications called as quinolines. It has antibacterial and antifungal properties. It maintains healthy acid pH level in the vagina and prevents bacterial growth.

    Common side effects of hydroxyquinolines

    Headache, Nausea, Hair loss, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Fever, Dizziness, Abdominal pain, Vertigo

    Available Medicine for Hydroxyquinolines

    • ₹32
      Stadmed Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹28 to ₹34
      Emcee Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Hydroxyquinolines

    • After each use, clean the vaginal applicator by flushing it several times with water.
    • If you use any vaginal pessary, tell your doctor what type of pessary you are using before starting hydroxyquinoline.
    • Seek medical attention if you experience severe vaginal irritation, burning, itching, unusual discharge, a fever, pain or cramps in your lower stomach.
    • If you are trying to become pregnant, do not use hydroxyquinoline within 6 hours before and after you have sexual intercourse.
    • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
    • Do not take if allergic to hydroxyquinoline or any of its ingredients.


    Content on this page was last updated on 06 October, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)