She also had a root canal removed at the same time that she started the mepacrine
[9.] Von Schmiedeberg S, Ronnau AC, Schuppe HC, Specker C, Ruzicka T and P Lehmann Combination of antimalarial drugs mepacrine
and chloroquine in therapy refractory cutaneous lupus erythematosus.
Unfortunately for the troops, suppressive treatment with Mepacrine
was not carried out with complete efficiency even when the drug was available.
Decreased adenosine triphosphate release by lumiaggregometry and decreased mepacrine
uptake or release by flow cytometry are observed.
Unfortunately, in many parts of the world malaria is resistant to Mepacrine
and other drugs and, as the disease is a killer, more modern drugs are needed.
Drug hypersensitivity may result from agents such as verapamil, quinacrine, etodolac, mepacrine
, proguanil, mexiletine, methyldopa, lithium, venlafaxine, gold, fluorouracil, bleomycin, hydroxyurea, practolol and doxorubicin.
The three laboratory technicians were mixing a "hazardous" substance called mepacrine
hydrochloride, says the Health and Safety Executive, which is bringing the prosecution.
Treatment consists of taking mepacrine
, niclosamide or dichlorophren and a purgative.