Akrikhin (Acrichinum; synonym Atabrin; list B) - malarial drug. Also used for treatment of helminthic invasions, lupus erythematosus, cutaneous leishmaniasis, psoriasis, giardiasis. The highest single dose of 0.3 g daily 0.6 g For the treatment of helminthic invasions highest single dose of 1 g (once). Akrikhin low toxicity, but in rare cases cause kidney and psychosis. Contraindicated in kidney diseases and mental disorders. Forms: tablets : yellow 0.1 g; sweet bean 0.05 g (for children); green pill 0.1 grams of Akrikhin and 0.02 g of plasmacid or 0.05 g akrihina and 0.01 g plasmoid (for children); powder; ukrainoy the patch in the banks of 100 and 500 g Cm. also Antimalarials.

Akrikhin (Acrichinum; synonym: Atebrin, Chinacrine; FH, SP. B) is an antimalarial drug; also used to treat lupus erythematosus, cutaneous leishmaniasis, giardiasis, cestodoses. Akrikhin - dihydrochloride 2-methoxy-6-chloro-9-(4-diethylamino-1-methyl)-butylaminoethyl, dehydrate. A. assign: 1. In malaria - inside 0.3 grams a day (at the reception 1-2), alone or in combination with plasmozytom (see) or begomlem (see) and plasmozytom. The treatment scheme - see Malaria. 2. With red lupus - inside of 0.1 g 3 times a day (4-5 cycles for 10 days with intervals of 5-7 days). 3. When cutaneous leishmaniasis - intradermal around the infiltration of 0.3-2 ml of 4% solution A. (in 1% solution novokaina); repeat injections 2-3 times in 3 weeks. 4. Giardiasis is inside of 0.1-0.15 g 3 times a day for 8 days. 5. Tsestodozah - inside (erh, after preliminary preparation in a dose of 0.8 - 1 g once. Higher doses for adults: single 0.3 g daily 0.6 g; for the treatment of helminthic invasions once -1,
Side effects: yellow staining of the skin, wisp motor and speech disturbances, hallucinations, mental depression. In these cases, Akrikhin cancel, appointed drinking plenty of fluids, glucose, sedatives. Contraindications: mental diseases, a violation of excretory functions of the kidneys. Produced in powder and tablets: 0.1 g A.; 0.1 g A. and 0.02 g plasmacid; 0.1 g A., 0.1 g of bigumal and 0.02 g plasmoid. Cm. also Antimalarials.