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Quinidine Information

Quinidine Benefits & Uses

Quinidine is used to treat the following -

Quinidine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Quinidine


Quinidine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Quinidine is used -

  1. Diarrhoea
  2. Dizziness Mild
  3. Heartburn Mild
  4. Headache Mild
  5. Nausea or vomiting
  6. Weakness
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Tremor
  9. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  10. Esophagitis
  11. Rash

Quinidine Related Warnings

Is the use of Quinidine safe for pregnant women?

Those womens are pregnant, before taking Quinidine should be consult to doctor. If you don't do same, Then it will cause some serious side effects on your body.


Is the use of Quinidine safe during breastfeeding?

There is no research available on the side effects of Quinidine on breastfeeding women. Therefore, its impact is unknown.


What is the effect of Quinidine on the Kidneys?

Quinidine is rarely harmful for [Organ].


What is the effect of Quinidine on the Liver?

In the absence of any scientific study of side effects of Quinidine on [Organ], information on safety of Quinidine for [Organ] is unavailable.


What is the effect of Quinidine on the Heart?

Quinidine may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Quinidine with Other Drugs

Quinidine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -




      Quinidine Contraindications

      If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Quinidine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

      1. Asthma
      2. Heart Failure
      3. Diabetes

      Frequently asked Questions about Quinidine

      Is this Quinidine habit forming or addictive?

      No, there is no any evidence that Quinidine is addictive.


      Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

      You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Quinidine. So it is best to avoid driving.


      Is it safe?

      Yes, but you should take Quinidine only as per your doctor's advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

      Is it able to treat mental disorders?

      There is no benefit of taking Quinidine for mental disorders.


      Quinidine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      Interaction between Food and Quinidine

      Some foods when eaten with Quinidine can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.


      Interaction between Alcohol and Quinidine

      No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Quinidine with alcohol will be.

      This medicine data has been created by -
      Dr. Md Saadullah
      M.Pharma, Other
      0 Years of Experience
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      Vikas Chauhan
      B.Pharma, Other
      1 Years of Experience
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