Malarone is used for the prevention and treatment of malaria. It is particularly suitable for short trips to areas of the world which have become highly chloroquine-resistant.
Dosage for Malarone
Malarone is licensed in the UK for continuous use up to 28 days, although it is sometimes prescribed for periods of up to 3 months. The adult dose of Malarone is a single daily tablet, starting 1-2 days before entering a malarious area, and continuing for 7 days afterwards. For example, one adult travelling for 14 days in a malarious area, would need a total of 22 tablets of Malarone:
This product requires a prescription
The product is only available on prescription of a registered UK doctor. You can add this product to your shopping cart now, but it will not be shipped until we have received your valid prescription. On checkout we will offer you different ways to get your prescription to us. If Avon Pharmacy already holds your prescription, you can indicate this on checkout and do to need to provide it to us again.
Further Information about Malarone
For more information about the dosage and side-effects of Malarone, click here to download the Patient Information Leaflet from the Electronic Medicines Compendium.