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Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Nothing is without risk, but the treatment is much safer than the disease.

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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Script needed: If you suspect malaria given your symptoms and recent exposure, you need to consult with an infectious disease specialist - especially one with tropic ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Malaria: Yes prescriptions are needed for both anti-malarial and malarial medications.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Woods
23 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: The medicine you take is dependent on where you are going. Some areas have resistance to certain drugs (like chloroquine.) you might need to start tak ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
Sure: Sometimes one type of malaria preventive therapy has to be changed to another due to side effects. During treatment of vivax malaria also one medicat ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Malaria in Iran: "Malaria in Iran: prophylaxis is recommended for rural areas of Sistan-Baluchestan Province and southern, tropical parts of Kerman and Hormozgan Provi ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: "Malaria in Yemen: prophylaxis is recommended for all areas except Sana'a and altitudes above 2000 m (6561 ft). Transmission occurs year-round, but ma ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Malaria in Gabon: "Malaria in Gabon: prophylaxis is recommended for all travelers." See: http://www.mdtravelhealth.com/destinations/africa/gabon.php
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Zambia Malaria Risk: " Malaria in Zambia: prophylaxis is recommended for all travelers. " See: http://www.mdtravelhealth.com/destinations/africa/zambia.php
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Malaria in Uganda: "Malaria in Uganda: prophylaxis is recommended for all travelers. " See: http://www.mdtravelhealth.com/destinations/africa/uganda.php
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Equatorial Guinea: "Malaria in Equatorial Guinea: prophylaxis is recommended for all travelers." See: http://www.mdtravelhealth.com/destinations/africa/equatorial_guine ... Read More

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