ATOVAQUONE AND PROGUANIL HYDROCHLORIDE (MALARONE) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ATOVAQUONE AND PROGUANIL HYDROCHLORIDE

What is the Trade Name for ATOVAQUONE AND PROGUANIL HYDROCHLORIDE

MALARONE

What is the Indication for ATOVAQUONE AND PROGUANIL HYDROCHLORIDE

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE MALARONE is an antimalarial indicated for: prophylaxis of Plasmodium falciparum malaria, including in areas where chloroquine resistance has been reported. ( 1.1 ) treatment of acute, uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria. ( 1.2 ) 1.1 Prevention of Malaria MALARONE is indicated for the prophylaxis of Plasmodium falciparum malaria, including in areas where chloroquine resistance has been reported. 1.2 Treatment of Malaria MALARONE is indicated for the treatment of acute, uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria. MALARONE has been shown to be effective in regions where the drugs chloroquine, halofantrine, mefloquine, and amodiaquine may have unacceptable failure rates, presumably due to drug resistance.

 

 

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