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Does one refrain from alcohol when on Coartem?

Posted 7 Oct 2017 by Makio 1 answer

Is it safe to take mefloquine and opioid medication simultaneously?

Posted 24 Oct 2017 by qwert12345 0 answers

My mother badly sprained her ankle but is also heading to Africa soon and must take Lariam. Is it safe to take Lariam (a malaria prevention medication; contains mefloquine) and opioid medications for the pain of her ankle? Or is a harmful interaction possible? I tried searching google but here is ...

Malaria - how long after taking meds/cipro do you see improvement? Could the cipro not be work?

Posted 26 Jul 2017 by Wildstyle000 2 answers

Hello I'm being treated for malaria. Urgent care put me on 500mg of Cipro twice a day for ten days. I visited urgent care about a week after experiencing flu symptoms (fever, chills, headache, body and neck aches and sore pressure behind my eyes ONLY) I'm on my fifth day of medication ...

Malarone and pre-pregnancy?

Posted 20 Jul 2017 by Mary Arci 0 answers

My husband and I would like to start looking for a pregnancy, but we've just arrived from Mozambique for what we took 21 pills of Malarone. I would like to know how long should we wait to ensure the drug will be absent from both our systems so as to not have a negative effect on the ...

How to act on the situation of overdosing a 6 year child with antimalarial ALU?

Posted 25 May 2017 by Ngaiza 1 answer

My daughter was supposing to undertake ALU for malaria treatment this moning. But her mother before leaving home to job she gave her 2tablets as per doctor recomendations,,while she left to job a sister at home unkowingly she gave again my daughter another 2ALU tablets. We came to realize that this ...

I would like to go on safari to Africa/South Africa next year. Am I safe to take malaria?

Posted 15 Jun 2017 by fermermidz 0 answers

... tablets, considering I am on Leflunomide? Thanks Lorraine

Fever signs similar to malaria or typhoid attacks, pls help recommend an effective antibiotic?

Posted 3 Mar 2017 by Chris wambo 0 answers

Which antibiotic can l take for on and off fever attacks which subside after taking panadol paracetamol. My mps test is negative, I once tested positive for widal test.

I've got to take doxycycline for Malaria prevention, but I've just been tested for chlamydia?

Posted 7 Dec 2016 by Janexx 1 answer

I've got to take a course of doxycycline for malaria prevention but I've just been tested for chlamydia and I'm positive, so will I have to take two courses of doxycycline or just one?

Can a nursing and breast-feeding mother use coartem?

Posted 5 Aug 2013 by simyabs 1 answer

A young mother breast-feeding a two-month old baby is taking coartem for malaria. Can she continue the breastfeeding with her medication?

Son's body shutting down in short distance races - similar to marathon "bonk"?

Posted 30 Oct 2016 by Kkellogg004 1 answer

21 year old son is a very competitive and talented distance athlete running on college team. This cross country season however has been horrible - in spite of excellent training and great work outs he is struggling in races. After about 1-2 miles into the race his body seems to shut down - legs ...

Doxycycline - oesophageal ulcer?

Posted 24 Oct 2016 by Seaside01 0 answers

So glad I've found this site. I took a tablet with only a mouthful of water then going straight to bed. The following day I felt like it was stuck & by Thursday I was in agony. My GP has given me omoperazole. It's now Monday still only eating soft good - still v painful & ...

What kind of medication specifically pain pills are prescribed for malaria?

Posted 29 Jul 2016 by Kokatoeky 2 answers

Who's there a medication prescribed for malaria specifically pain pills called marilyn ? And if so how strong of a milligram pain pill are they? And if it's not a pain pill for malaria is it an antibiotic? And how many milligrams is it

Will 10mg of lisinopril daily hurt my liver?

Posted 8 Nov 2015 by Shishka 1 answer

I have chronic hepatitis C and mild asthma. I am concerned about drug reactions and damage to other organs.I am traveling to Cambodia soon and will take malaria drugs for 18 days.

Can amoxicillin be used to treat malaria?

Posted 29 Dec 2012 by mysgtmjr1959 2 answers

A friend is trying to tell me that they have thru self medication have used amoxicillin for malaria? Is that possible?

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