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Is azure, the antimalarial drug, a safe thing for g6pd patients?

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Dr. Scott Diede
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Azure?

Many anti-malarial drugs can cause severe hemolysis for patients with g6pd.
I have never heard (and just did some search for) a drug called azure to treat malaria. There are azure stains that are used to diagnose malaria, but these are not given to a patient.

In brief: Azure?

Many anti-malarial drugs can cause severe hemolysis for patients with g6pd.
I have never heard (and just did some search for) a drug called azure to treat malaria. There are azure stains that are used to diagnose malaria, but these are not given to a patient.
Dr. Scott Diede
Dr. Scott Diede
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