Synriam 150/750Mg Tablet is a combination of the maleate derivative of Arterolane with piperaquine phosphate to treat patients suffering from malaria. This combination of chemicals is administered orally to the patients, and is commonly available in the form of tablets. It works by killing the malaria causing agent, Plasmodium sp., by using its own chemical waste (from the infection) against it.
Possible side effects of this medication include headaches, nausea, vomiting, dyspepsia, anorexia and a general weakness or fatigue. Your recommended dosage will be based on various factors such as your medical condition, along with any pre-existing medical conditions that you might have. Avoid using this medicine if you are already taking other drugs to treat malaria. Exercise caution if you are an elderly patient. Avoid using this drug if you are being treated for any fungal infection, bacterial infection, allergic reactions, drug addiction, high levels of cholesterol, certain cancers, or any mental disorders like depression.
Avoid using this medicine if you are suffering from severe malaria, in which case your heart, kidney, lungs and liver will have been affected. Do not use if you have any heart complaints like arrhythmia. You should not take this medication if you are allergic to it.
Is It safe with alcohol?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Synriam 150/750mg 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.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Synriam 150/750mg tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect kidney function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Synriam 150/750Mg Tablet is used in the treatment of malaria. It prevents heme detoxification by interacting with iron-bound ferriprotoporphyrin IX. It also prevents a group of intracellular enzymes. This drug is in combination with piperaquine, another anti-malaria drug, which is a bisquinoline compound, it stops the formation of the malarial pigment hemozoin by chemically inhibiting heme crystallization process of the malarial parasites.
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Piperaquine- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 10 May 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/piperaquine
Piperaquine- DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2019 [Cited 10 May 2019]. Available from:https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB13941
Arterolane- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 10 May 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/arterolane
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