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    Quiniodochlor

    Information about Quiniodochlor

    Quiniodochlor uses

    Quiniodochlor is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections and intestinal amoebiasis.

    How quiniodochlor works

    Quiniodochlor belongs to the class of drugs called as intestinal amoebicides. It exerts its action by directly killing the trophozoites (adult parasite) responsible for production of cysts (infective form of parasite).

    Common side effects of quiniodochlor

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

    Available Medicine for Quiniodochlor

    • ₹30
      East India Pharmaceutical Works Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Quiniodochlor

    • Tell your doctor if you have overactive thyroid or are iodine allergic
    • Do not take excess dose as it can cause subacute myelo-optic neuropathy (nerve damage and loss of eye sight). 
    • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
    • Do not take if you are allergic to quiniodochlor or any of its ingredients.


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