Primaquine phosphate

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primaquine phosphate

8-[(4-Amino-1-methylbutyl)amino]-6-methoxyquinoline phosphate (1:2);an antimalarial agent especially effective against plasmodium vivax, terminating relapsing vivax malaria; usually administered with chloroquine.

primaquine phosphate sensitivity, a sensitivity to primaquine phosphate observed in individuals with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.