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Malaria Topic Guide

Malaria Malaria: Malaria is a disease transmitted by the bite of an infected mosquito. Symptoms and signs include: Treatment may involve administering oral medications, fluids, and possible IV drug therapy.

Malaria Topic Guide - Visuals

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Malaria Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

atovaquone and proguanil Atovaquone And Proguanil

Atovaquone and proguanil are medications to treat malaria, a disease caused by parasites. These medicines work by interfering with the growth of parasites i...learn more »

quinine Quinine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has banned the sale of all non-approved brands of quinine. Do not purchase quinine on the Internet or from vendors out...learn more »

mefloquine Mefloquine

Mefloquine is a medicine used to treat malaria, a disease caused by parasites. This medicine works by interfering with the growth of parasites in the red bl...learn more »

chloroquine Chloroquine

Chloroquine is an anti-malaria medicine that works by interfering with the growth of parasites in the red blood cells of the human body...learn more »

quinidine Quinidine

Quinidine affects the way that the heart beats...learn more »