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A 30-year-old female asked:

I am going to zanzibar on the 16th of june. do i need to take malaria tablets? if so, how long before the trip must i start the medication? can i get the medication without a script? what name of the medication?

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Dr. Evert Philippus Bouwer
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Yes, you need to: The right option out of 3 is dependant on your history and current medication. You must start the one at least 1 week prior. The other 2 is 1 day prior. You need a consultation for a script and to choose the best one for you

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Last updated May 22, 2018

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