Piperaquine Phosphate

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Piperaquine Phosphate's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

16 to 26 mg/Kg21 (21)24 hourlyPOIt is available in combination with dihydroartemisinin. It should be taken with water without food. Doses are given as mg/Kg/day for three days. Maximun 4 tablets each containing 320mg Pipraquine are indicated for upto 100 Kg weight patient. However, there are no data on which to base a dose recommendation in patients weighing >100kg.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

No data regarding the Paedriatic dosage details of Piperaquine Phosphate is available.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Piperaquine Phosphate is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Piperaquine Phosphate

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Manufacturers of Piperaquine Phosphate in Pakistan

Helix Hilton Martin Nexus Pharmevo Platinum Sami

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