5 Feb 2010
Quinine can cause thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura-hemolytic uremic syndrome (a syndrome characterized by abnormalities, chiefly blood clots, within the small blood vessels of the body) which can lead to kidney failure.
- Quinine Information for Consumers
- Quinine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Quinine (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I have chronic kidney failure stage 4. It is my understanding that quinine is not good for kidneys. My questions is, is this formulation safe for CKF?
1 answer • 12 Feb 2010
My husband was given acyclovir which has a side effect that produces "alternate mental status" which he got. He has renal kidney failure, ...
1 answer • 15 May 2011
Could it cause a fatal kidney disease or kidney failure? I dropped one pill, couldn't find it... now (a few weeks later) I found out my dog is ...
1 answer • 27 Mar 2012
1 answer • 19 Jul 2013
My HMO and I are having an issue regarding the refilling of an existing Rx for Quinine Sulfate Tablets, 324 mg. tabs. The Rx is for 30 days only and ...
1 answer • 10 Feb 2014