Can Accutane and malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) be taken together?

Ask pharmacist. How long will you need antimalarial? Can you wait until you are off it? Probably it is ok, but ask pharmacy to check their computer.

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Instructions for taking malarone (atovaquone and proguanil)?

Daily. Malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) should be taken daily starting two days before traveling to a malarious area, continued while you are there and for seven more days after you leave the malarious area. Read more...
Additional. Take with food or milky beverage. While side effects are rare, the most common ones are abdominal pain and nausea. A bit of food in the stomach might help reduce this small risk. Avoid this malaria medicine if you have significant kidney disease, are pregnant, or breast feeding a baby under 11 pounds. Ok for kids too unless they also are under 11 pounds. Read more...

Is there an alternative to malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) / other anti-malaria tablets?

Yes. If taking prophylactic anti-malarials is not possible then the best way to avoid getting malaria is to use insect repellents on your skin which contain deet, insect repellants on your clothing which contain permethirn, sleep under a bed net and avoid being outside at dusk when the mosquitoes which transmit malaria are most likely to bite. Read more...

Recently diagnosed with EBV. Can I still take malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) for my one month long trip?

Malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) The combo of atovaquone and proguanil can produce numerous side-effects that may be difficult to distinguish from the symptoms of mononucleosis. There is no direct contraindication to taking this medication in a patient with EBV infection, but you might want to discuss this directly with your local physician. Read more...

What are the effects of malarone (atovaquone and proguanil)?

Malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) Malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) is combination med atovaquone/proguanil is an antimalarial medicine used for treatment and prevention of malaria. It can sometime cause cough, diarrhea, dizziness, headache, vomiting, pain in stomach, mouth sores and loss of appetite.But it is well tolerated and side effects are rare. Read more...

Should I take malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) when going to Yemen in Janary.?

Yes. Malaria is present in Yemen but not in San'a. The time of year doesn't matter because of Yemen's location. Malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) is one option for prophylaxis and this should start in the U.S. well before you arrive in Yemen and then continue for some time after returning back to the U.S. Information from CDC: http://www.cdc.gov/malaria/travelers/country_table/y.html. Read more...