Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking quinine sulphate tablets.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery should be avoided, as it may cause vertigo and visual impairments.
Do NOT use quinine sulphate tablets if:
- You are allergic or hypersensitive to quinine.
- You suffer from hemoglobinuria, myasthenia gravis, optic neuritis, or tinnitus.
- You suffer from atrial fibrillation or other serious heart diseases.
- You drink a lot of beverages such as tonic water which contain quinine.
- You have intolerance to some sugars.
Quinine sulphate should not be used during pregnancy or breast feeding. Consult your doctor or health care professional before taking quinine sulphate tablets.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. For Malaria: Usual dose for adults is: 600mg every eight hours for 7 days. Usual does for children aged 12 years or over is: 600mg every eight hours for 7 days. For Nocturnal Cramps: Usual dose for adults: 2000mg at bedtime. The guideline dose is can be adjusted depending on the size of the patient, and the severity of the disease, so you should consult your doctor before use
There are some known interactions with other drugs, so consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with quinine sulphate tablets.