antimalarial drugs


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antimalarial drugs

Used to prevent or treat the various forms of malaria.
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Under the Malaria Response, that Agency said that 10 million Antimalarial drugs were distributed to 532 health facilities across the state and 500,000 Long Lasting Treated Mosquito nets were distributed to women within the reproductive age group and children under the age of five.
Before 2010, the World Health Organization recommended that patients with fevers in susceptible countries receive antimalarial drugs whenever possible.
USA], Nov 24 (ANI): Turns out, antimalarial drugs - chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine - could make cancer treatments more effective.
Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Antimalarial Drugs And Rdt Kits
In a study published in June in Pharmacology Research and Perspectives, researchers found that medicines involved in misuse included products containing codeine, topical anesthetics, topical corticosteroids, antimalarial drugs and antibiotics.
For instance, the pruritus induced due to antimalarial drugs cause acute type, which shows itching for 1-3 days.
military phased out mefloquine and substituted it with other antimalarial drugs.
Although a variety of antimalarial drugs are available, some strains of the parasite are resistant to treatment.
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited announced yesterday that it has entered into an agreement with Geneva-based Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) to initiate a program to find lead compounds that could ultimately become innovative antimalarial drugs.
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Antimalarial drugs with the 4-aminoquinoline scaffold such as the important drugs, chloroquine (CQ) and amodiaquine (AQ), have been used to prevent and treat malaria for many years.
The number of reports assessing levels of Plasmodium falciparum resistance to antimalarial drugs since the introduction of ACT in Senegal has been limited.