We will be living in Ethiopia for one year... is it safe to take Malarone or other anti malaria drugs for that long?
2 Sep 2009
This is an exellent link http://www.australianprescriber.com/magazine/25/3/66/9/
You and your doctor need to weigh up risks versus benefits of taking Malarone.
The first link also covers important things that you can do to avoid mosquito bites eg. insect repellant, long loose clothing etc.
- Malarone Information for Consumers
- Malarone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Malarone (detailed)
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