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Precautions and Warnings With Chloroquine

Who Should Not Take Chloroquine?

You should avoid chloroquine if you:
 
  • Are allergic to it, to Aralen, or to any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have ever had eye problems from chloroquine or similar antimalarial medications.
     

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which chloroquine should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting treatment. However, it is possible that not all of these safety issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the chloroquine warnings and precautions that may directly apply to you.
 

Chloroquine Drug Information

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