Paludar-z why being prescribed?

Paludar-Z. Sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine - (sp or fansidar) is used to treat uncomplicated malaria and as a prophylaxis against malaria. A rare but dangerous side effect is stevens johnson syndrome.
Paludar Z. Paludar Z is a brand name of sulfadoxine-pyriméthamine. Fansidar is another brand name. It is used in Tanzania and in The Democratic Republic of the Congo to treat uncomplicated Malaria and as a preventive medicine for Malaria.