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A 39-year-old female asked:

Is it possible to cut adult dose malinal into half as an alternative to taking 2 x paediatric malinal tablets? alternatively what are the other options for malaria prophylactics for children (7, 6 and 4 yrs) for period 6-12 months traveling e africa

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Check CDC website: Updated recommendations for malaria prophylaxis are available from the CDC website. WWW. cdc.gov/travel.
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