QUININE SULFATE- quinine sulfate capsule 
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MEDICATION GUIDE

Quinine Sulfate Capsules USP

Read the Medication Guide that comes with quinine sulfate capsules USP before you start taking them and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This Medication Guide does not take the place of talking to your healthcare provider about your medical condition or treatment. You and your healthcare provider should talk about quinine sulfate capsules USP when you start taking them and at regular checkups. Quinine sulfate capsules USP are not approved for the treatment of night-time leg cramps.

What is the most important information I should know about quinine sulfate capsules USP?

Quinine sulfate capsules USP used to treat or prevent leg cramps may cause serious side effects or even death.

Call your healthcare provider right away if you have:

Taking quinine sulfate capsules USP with some other medicines can increase the chance of serious side effects. Tell your healthcare provider if you take any other medicines.

Certain medicines can cause the blood levels of quinine sulfate capsules USP to be too high or too low in your body. It is important for you to tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins and herbal supplements.

Quinine sulfate capsules USP and other medicines may affect each other causing serious side effects or death. Even medicines that you may take for a short period of time, such as antibiotics, can mix in your blood with quinine sulfate and cause serious side effects or death. Do not start taking a new medicine without telling your healthcare provider or pharmacist.

What are quinine sulfate capsules USP?

Quinine sulfate capsules USP are a prescription medication used to treat malaria (uncomplicated) caused by the parasite Plasmodium falciparum.

Quinine sulfate capsules USP are Not approved to:

It is not known if quinine sulfate capsules USP are safe and work in children younger than 16 years old.

Who should not take quinine sulfate capsules USP?

Do not take quinine sulfate capsules USP if you have:

What should I tell my healthcare provider before starting quinine sulfate capsules USP?

Before you take quinine sulfate capsules USP, tell your healthcare provider if you:

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription medicines, vitamins and herbal supplements.

How should I take quinine sulfate capsules USP?

Call your healthcare provider right away:

What are the possible side effects of quinine sulfate capsules USP?

Quinine sulfate capsules USP may cause serious side effects.

Common side effects with quinine sulfate capsules USP include:

Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.

These are not all of the possible side effects of quinine sulfate capsules USP. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

How should I store quinine sulfate capsules USP?

Keep quinine sulfate capsules USP and all medicines out of the reach of children.

General Information about quinine sulfate capsules USP

Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use quinine sulfate capsules USP for a condition for which they were not prescribed. Do not give quinine sulfate capsules USP to other people, even if they have the same symptoms that you have. They may harm them.

This Medication Guide summarizes the most important information about quinine sulfate capsules USP. If you would like more information, talk with your healthcare provider. You can ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for information about quinine sulfate capsules USP that is written for healthcare professionals.

For more information, call 1-888-838-2872.

What are the ingredients in quinine sulfate capsules USP?

Active Ingredients: quinine sulfate, USP

Inactive Ingredients: colloidal silicon dioxide, gelatin, iron oxide black, magnesium stearate, pregelatinized corn starch, propylene glycol, shellac, sodium lauryl sulfate, and titanium dioxide. The imprinting ink may contain potassium hydroxide.

All brand names listed are the registered trademarks of their respective owners and are not trademarks of Teva Pharmaceuticals USA.

This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Manufactured In Canada By:

TEVA CANADA LIMITED

Toronto, Canada M1B 2K9

Manufactured For:

TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA

Sellersville, PA 18960

Rev. D 4/2013

Revised: 05/2013
 
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