Were you looking for information about Chloroquine? Chlorquin is a common misspelling of chloroquine.
Chloroquine phosphate (Aralen®) is prescribed for the treatment of malaria; it is also used to prevent this blood infection from occurring in the first place. In addition, this medication is approved for use as a treatment for another type of infection known as amebiasis.
The medication comes in the form of a tablet and is generally taken for three days to treat malaria. Common side effects include diarrhea, stomach cramps, and headache.
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