Category list : Antiparasitic agents
The overwhelming evidence about the dangers of long-term use of mefloquine leaves the UK Ministry of Defence little excuse to continue giving this drug to soldiers.
Alternative to standard artemisinin combination therapy identified for children with uncomplicated malaria Subscription
Artemisinin-naphthoquine given as three daily doses offers an alternative to artemether-lumefantrine, which is given as six doses over three days.
Guidance to help pharmacists supply antiparasitics for dogs has been produced by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.The guidance is distributed as an insert in the 8 August 2009 issue of The Journal sent to all community pharmacists.