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Paludrine 100mg Tablets

Category
Sleep and Travel, Infants and Babies
Manufacturer
ALLIANCE PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
Pack size
98
RRP
£21.51
Legal Status
(P)

Uses

For the prevention and suppression of malaria.

Format and Ingredients

Tablet containing:

Proguanil Hydrochloride 100mg

Dosage

Non-immune subjects entering a malarious area are advised to begin daily treatment with Paludrine 1 week before, or if this is not possible, then at least 2 days before entering the malarious area. The daily dose should be continued throughout exposure to risk and for 4 weeks after leaving the area. Tablets should be taken with water, after food, at the same time each day. Over 14 years: two tablets daily. 9-14 years: one and a half tablets daily. 5-8 years: one tablet daily. 1-4 years: half a tablet daily. Under 1 year: one quarter of a tablet daily.