Use: Night cramps, Malaria
This medicine is mainly indicated for reducing the occurrence of nocturnal leg cramps. It is also used to treat falciparum malaria.
- atrial fibrillation
- heart block/conduction defects
- G6P deficiency
- myasthenia gravis
- optic neuritis
- cinchonism (tinnitus, headache, nausea, diarrhoea, blurred vision, deafness, vertigo)
- blood disorders
- kidney failure
- heart arrythmias
Quinine is very toxic in overdose.