A-QS

Found in: Netherlands

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
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Quinine is a cinchona alkaloid and a 4-methanolquinoline antimalarial agent which is a rapidly acting blood schizontocide with activity against Plasmodium falciparum, P vivax, P ovale and P malariae. It is active against the gametocytes of P malariae and P vivax, but not against mature gametocytes of P falciparum.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Quinine
P Antiparasitic products, insecticides and repellents → P01 Antiprotozoals → P01B Antimalarials → P01BC Methanolquinolines

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Z-Index G-Standaard PRK (NL)
Identifier(s): 101605