Side effects of antimalarial drugs? These may be symptoms of a disease.

Quinism.

The Quinism Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization established January 1, 2018 in White River Junction, Vermont.

The Quinism Foundation promotes and supports education and research on quinism, the family of medical disorders caused by poisoning by mefloquine, tafenoquine, and related quinoline drugs.

Symptoms of neuropsychiatric quinism (also known as chronic quinoline encephalopathy) can mimic those of several psychiatric and neurologic disorders including PTSD and TBI.

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October 8, 2018

“Adding Mefloquine to An Alzheimer’s Drug is Like Adding Gasoline to a Fire Extinguisher”; Support the Foundation at the 2018 AMSUS Annual Meeting