Qinet 600mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:49 am

Qinet 600mg Tablet

Uses of Qinet 600mg Tablet

Qinet 600mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):


Side effects of Qinet 600mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Qinet 600mg Tablet are – Headache, Blurred Vision, Hearing Loss, Vision Changes, Hypoglycemia, Abdominal or Epigastric Pain, Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Qinet 600mg Tablet

Do not use Qinet 600mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Quinine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Qinet 600mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Qinet 600mg Tablet works

Qinet 600mg Tablet contains – Quinine

Quinine may disrupt function in malarial parasite by elevating intracellular pH in parasitic acid vesicles.

Dosage of Qinet 600mg Tablet

The dosage of Qinet 600mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Qinet 600mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Qinet 600mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

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Drug :- acetazolamide, sodium bicarbonate: Increased risk of quinine toxicity.

aluminum-containing antacids: Possibly delayed or decreased quinine absorption.

aminophylline, theophylline: Possibly increased quinine adverse effects.

antimyasthenics: Possibly antagonized antimyasthenic effect on skeletal muscle.

astemizole, cisapride, halofantrine, mefloquine, pimozide, quinidine, terfenadine: Increased risk of prolonged QT interval.

atorvastatin: Increased blood atorvastatin level, increased risk of myopathy or rhabdomyolysis.

carbamazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin: Possibly increased blood level of these drugs, possibly decreased blood quinine level.

cimetidine: Possibly reduced quinine clearance.

debrisoquine, desipramine, dextromethorphan, flecainide, metoprolol, paroxetine: Possibly increased bood levels of these drugs, increased risk of adverse reactions digoxin: Increased blood digoxin level.

erythromycin, ketoconazole, troleandomycin: Possibly increased blood quinine level.

hemolytics, neurotoxic drugs, ototoxic drugs: Increased risk of toxicity of these drugs.

hepatic enzyme inducers, rifampin: Possibly decreased blood quinine level.

mefloquine: Increased risk of seizures.

neuromuscular blockers: Potentiated neuromuscular blockade.

oral anticoagulants: Possibly increased anticoagulant effects and risk of bleeding.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.