Synriam 150/750mg Tablet

Introduction

Synriam 150/750mg Tablet is a combination of two antimalarial medicines. It is prescribed to treat malaria. It fights against the infection by preventing the growth of the parasites inside the body.

Synriam 150/750mg Tablet is a prescription medicine. It is to be taken with food and take it at a fixed time regularly. Take the medicine in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. A missed dose should be taken as soon as you remember. The course of the treatment should be completed for better efficacy.

Some common side effects of this medicine are headaches, loss of appetite, weakness, indigestion, etc. You may also feel dizzy, thus it is advised not to drive or operate machinery. To overcome dizziness you should drink plenty of fluid. If any of the side effects get aggravated, contact your doctor immediately.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are taking any medication for any health conditions. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine.

Uses of Synriam Tablet

  • Malaria

Side effects of Synriam Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Synriam

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Loss of appetite
  • Indigestion
  • Cough
  • Dizziness
  • Headache

How to use Synriam Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Synriam 150/750mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Synriam Tablet works

Synriam 150/750mg Tablet is a combination of two antiparasitic medicines: Arterolane and Piperaquine, which treats malaria. They work by increasing the levels of heme in the blood, a substance toxic to the malarial parasite. This kills the parasite and stops the infection from spreading.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Synriam 150/750mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Synriam 150/750mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Synriam 150/750mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.

Driving

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Synriam 150/750mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.

Kidney

CAUTION
Synriam 150/750mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Synriam 150/750mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

CAUTION
Synriam 150/750mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Synriam 150/750mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.