Kwinil 300mg Injection Description:
Kwinil 300mg Injection is a weak base that reaches high concentration within the malarial parasite and causes accumulation of toxic heme pigment, which kills it.
Kwinil 300mg Injection is used in the treatment of malaria and Cerebral malaria.
Nausea, Abdominal pain, Blurred vision, Changes in color vision, Dizziness, Face redness, Headache, Altered heart rate, Increased sweating, Ringing in ear, Vertigo, Vomiting.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Kwinil good for leg cramps/ cramps/ stop leg cramps/ help leg cramps?
Yes. Kwinil is used in certain cases to prevent and treat night leg cramps which regularly disrupt sleep
Does Kwinil help with restless leg syndrome?
No. Kwinil is not indicated for use in neurological conditions like restless leg syndrome. It is used in certain cases to prevent and treat night leg cramps
Is quinine an alkaloid/ a stimulant/ a diuretic?
Quinine is an alkaloid obtained from bark of the cinchona tree. It is not a stimulant (i.e. does not stimulate the brain or any mental functions) or a diuretic (does not increase urine output)
Can you take quinine with warfarin?
Taking warfarin with quinine may increase risk of unexplained bleeding or bruising as quinine may decrease platelet count in blood (thrombocytopenia). Please inform your doctor about all medications you are taking currently before starting quinine treatment