mepacrine


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Related to mepacrine: Atabrine
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Synonyms for mepacrine

a drug (trade name Atabrine) used to treat certain worm infestations and once used to treat malaria

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Von Schmiedeberg S, Ronnau AC, Schuppe HC, Specker C, Ruzicka T and P Lehmann Combination of antimalarial drugs mepacrine and chloroquine in therapy refractory cutaneous lupus erythematosus.
Unfortunately for the troops, suppressive treatment with Mepacrine was not carried out with complete efficiency even when the drug was available.
A flow cytometric assay using mepacrine for study of uptake and release of platelet dense granule contents.
The three laboratory technicians were mixing a "hazardous" substance called mepacrine hydrochloride, says the Health and Safety Executive, which is bringing the prosecution.
Hydroxychloroquine and mepacrine are most commonly used.
Treatment relies on drugs such as chloroquine, mepacrine and proguanil.
When I was in India I was given Mepacrine, which had no ill effects.