Atovaquone/ Proguanil (Malarone®)- (250mg/ 100mg Tablets, 24

Atovaquone/ Proguanil 250mg/ 100mg Tablets, 24 (Anti-malarial)

Atovaquone/Proguanil commonly known as Malarone is a form of malaria prevention medication, also known as malaria chemo-prophylaxis. The active ingredients (atovaquone & proguanil) work in synergy to prevent reproduction of the Plasmodium Falciparum parasite in red blood cells which can cause the most serious form of human malaria.

Adults and Elderly: 1 tablet daily with food or a milky drink, starting 1-2 days before travel, daily during stay and for 7 days on return to a malaria free area

If you happen to vomit within an hour of taking a tablet, take another straight away

Not recommended for malaria chemo-prophylaxis in people weighing under 40kg

Travellers are advised to have a full travel consultation so to undertake an overall risk assessment-based package of travel health advice. Malaria prophylaxis is only one of the aspects of pre-travel advice.

Keep out of reach and sight of children
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No special storage instructions required

Active Ingredients: Atovaquone 250mg, Proguanil 100mg
Other ingredients:
Core (Poloxamer 188, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Low-substituted Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Povidone K30, Sodium Starch Glycolate Type A, Silica colloidal anhydrous, Magnesium Stearate)
Coating (Hypromellose, Titanium Dioxide E171, Iron Oxide Red E172, Macrogol 400, Macrogol 8000)