chloroquine

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an antimalarial drug used to treat malaria and amebic dysentery and systemic lupus erythematosus

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Activated charcoal absorbs chloroquine very effectively from the gastrointestinal tract (GIT), and should be administered as soon as possible in known or suspected chloroquine poisoning.
Protective cardiovascular effects of diazepam in experimental acute chloroquine poisoning.
Based on a literature search performed at the bedside, it was noted that diazepam in large doses was recommended in treating chloroquine poisoning.
Chloroquine poisoning is a significantly more common problem than hydroxychloroquine poisoning, some of which may relate to chloroquine's widespread use for malaria and its use as a perceived abortifacient in Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands (4).
We have used these methods to investigate a urine sample obtained in a case of acute chloroquine poisoning.