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Were you looking for information on Quinine? Quinin is a common misspelling of quinine.
If you have uncomplicated (or mild) malaria, you may benefit from the prescription medication quinine sulfate (Qualaquin®). Available in capsule form, this medicine is typically taken every eight hours for seven days. It works by killing the parasite that causes the malaria blood infection. Possible side effects include dizziness, nausea, and headaches.
(For more information on this antimalarial medication, click Quinine. This article discusses other side effects, safety precautions, and more. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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